There are 9 ways to get from Abuja to Awka by plane, taxi, shuttle, bus or car

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Fly to Owerri, taxi  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Abuja (ABV) to Owerri (QOW) ABV - QOW
  2. Take a taxi from Owerri to Awka

$69 - $347

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Shuttle  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Abuja to Awka

$19 - $20

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Fly to Enugu, shuttle  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Abuja (ABV) to Enugu (ENU) ABV - ENU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Enugu to Awka

Fly to Asaba, taxi  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Abuja (ABV) to Asaba (ABB) ABV - ABB
  2. Take a taxi from Asaba to Awka

$54 - $315

Fly to Benin City, taxi  •  6 h 45 min

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

$107 - $389

Fly to Uyo, taxi  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Abuja (ABV) to Uyo (QUO) ABV - QUO
  2. Take a taxi from Uyo to Awka

$108 - $405

Bus, taxi  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Utako to Owerri
  2. Take a taxi from Owerri to Awka

$32 - $49

Taxi  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Abuja to Awka 301.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Abuja to Awka 301.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Abuja to Awka is to shuttle which costs $18 - $20 and takes 8 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abuja to Awka is to fly and taxi which costs $50 - $320 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Abuja and Awka is 320 km. The road distance is 482.5 km.

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The best way to get from Abuja to Awka without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 8 h 8 min and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Abuja to Awka, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Abuja Airport to Owerri Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abuja to Awka is 482 km. It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to drive from Abuja to Awka.

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Arik Air, Dana Airlines and Air Peace offer flights from Abuja Airport to Owerri Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Awka. 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 .

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Map of how to get from Abuja to Awka.
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  • Distance: 199.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Abuja, Abuja Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria and Awka, Nigeria?

There is no direct connection from Abuja to Awka. However, you can take the train to Abuja Airport, take the walk to Abuja airport, fly to Owerri, then take the taxi to Awka. Alternatively, you can take the train to Abuja Airport, take the walk to Abuja airport, fly to Enugu, take the taxi to Enugu, then take the shuttle to Awka.

Airlines
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Abuja to Owerri
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $410
Flights from Abuja to Enugu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $290
Flights from Abuja to Benin City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $360
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Abuja to Owerri
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Abuja to Enugu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Abuja to Benin City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Abuja to Uyo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Dana Airlines
Website
flydanaair.com
Flights from Abuja to Owerri
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Abuja to Uyo
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Overland Airways
Website
overlandairways.com
Flights from Abuja to Asaba
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Bus operators
GUO Transport Co.
Phone
(+234) 817-459-4910
Email
feedback@guotransport.com
Website
guotransport.com
Shuttle from Enugu to Awka
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
guotransport.com
Shuttle from Abuja to Awka
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
guotransport.com
Other operators
Taxi from Owerri to Awka
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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