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There are 5 ways to get from Abeokuta to Akure by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Abeokuta to Osogbo
  2. Take a taxi from Osogbo to Akure

Cheapest option

Train, fly to Akure  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the train from Abeokuta to Lagos
  2. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Akure (AKR) LOS - AKR

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3h 40m

  1. Take a taxi from Abeokuta to Akure 264.9 km

Drive  •  3h 40m

  1. Drive from Abeokuta to Akure 264.9 km

Train, fly to Benin City, taxi  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the train from Abeokuta to Lagos
  2. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Benin City (BNI) LOS - BNI
  3. Take a taxi from Benin City to Akure
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Akure is 0800-970000-10.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Akure is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Akure is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Abeokuta to Akure is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 3h 40m.

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The fastest way to get from Abeokuta to Akure is to train and fly. Taking this option will cost $28 - $310 and takes 3h 23m.

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The distance between Abeokuta and Akure is 204 km. The road distance is 264.9 km.

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The best way to get from Abeokuta to Akure without a car is to train and taxi which takes 6h 28m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 28m to get from Abeokuta to Akure, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lagos Airport to Akure Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abeokuta to Akure is 265 km. It takes approximately 3h 40m to drive from Abeokuta to Akure.

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Air Peace and Green Africa Airways offer flights from Lagos Airport to Akure Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Akure. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Abeokuta to Akure.
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  • Distance: 204.2 km
  • Duration: 6h 28m

What companies run services between Abeokuta, Nigeria and Akure, Nigeria?

There is no direct connection from Abeokuta to Akure. However, you can take the train to Osogbo then take the taxi to Akure. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Akure.

Airlines
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Lagos to Akure
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Flights from Lagos to Benin City
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Lagos to Benin City
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$165 - $175
Green Africa Airways
Website
greenafrica.com
Flights from Lagos to Akure
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $280
Jet Charter
Website
armcharter.com
Flights from Lagos to Benin City
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $310
Train operators
Nigerian Railway Corporation
Phone
+(234) 90 600 30 422
Email
info@nrc.gov.ng
Website
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Abeokuta to Osogbo
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Abeokuta to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
First
$12
Business
$10
Regular
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Osogbo to Akure
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Estimated price
$29 - $35

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