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There are 7 ways to get from Abuja to Akure by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly to Akure

  1. Fly from Abuja (ABV) to Akure (AKR)

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Fly to Benin City, taxi

  1. Fly from Abuja (ABV) to Benin City (BNI)
  2. Take a taxi from Benin City to Akure

Bus, train, taxi via Lagos

  1. Take the bus from Abuja to Lagos
  2. Take the train from Mushin to Osogbo
  3. Take a taxi from Osogbo to Akure

Bus, train, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Abuja to Ibadan
  2. Take the train from Erunmu to Osogbo
  3. Take a taxi from Osogbo to Akure

Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Abuja to Kaduna- Rigasa
  2. Take the train from Kaduna North to Osogbo
  3. Take a taxi from Osogbo to Akure

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Abuja to Akure

Drive

  1. Drive from Abuja to Akure
Abuja → Akure
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COVID-19 help in Nigeria

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 0800-970000-10

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Yes, travel within Nigeria is currently allowed.

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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
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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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.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0800-970000-10.

Last updated: 25 Jun 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Abuja to Akure is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 6h 15m.

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The fastest way to get from Abuja to Akure is to fly. Taking this option will cost $23 - $290 and takes 2h 47m.

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The distance between Abuja and Akure is 323 km. The road distance is 413.3 km.

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The best way to get from Abuja to Akure without a car is to bus and train and taxi via Lagos which takes 16h 39m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 47m to get from Abuja to Akure, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Abuja to Akure is 413 km. It takes approximately 6h 15m to drive from Abuja to Akure.

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Air Peace and Green Africa Airways offer flights from Abuja 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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The best way to get from Abuja to Abuja Airport is to train which takes 40 min and costs $3.

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Map of how to get from Abuja to Akure.
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  • Distance: 323.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 47m

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

Air Peace and Green Africa Airways fly from Abuja to Akure twice daily.

Airlines
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Abuja to Akure
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Flights from Abuja to Benin City
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Green Africa Airways
Website
greenafrica.com
Flights from Abuja to Akure
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $280
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Abuja to Benin City
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $210
Jet Charter
Website
armcharter.com
Flights from Abuja to Benin City
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $320
Train operators
Nigerian Railway Corporation
Phone
+(234) 90 600 30 422
Email
info@nrc.gov.ng
Website
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Mushin to Osogbo
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Erunmu to Osogbo
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Abuja to Kaduna- Rigasa
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Economy
$8
Business Class
$12
First Class
$15
Train from Kaduna North to Osogbo
Ave. Duration
17h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Bus operators
Chisco Transport
ABC Transport
Phone
+234 813 986 2090
Email
info@abctransport.com
Website
abctransport.com
Bus from Abuja to Ibadan
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
abctransport.com
Other operators
Taxi from Benin City to Akure
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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