There are 3 ways to get from Abuja to Kano by taxi, car or plane

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Taxi  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Abuja to Kano 263.8 miles

$130 - $160

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Fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Abuja (ABV) to Kano (KAN) ABV - KAN

$89 - $486

1 alternative option

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Abuja to Kano 263.8 miles

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The distance between Abuja and Kano is 346 km. The road distance is 422.1 km.

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The best way to get from Abuja to Kano without a car is to taxi which takes 6 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to drive 422.1 km from Abuja to Kano.

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There is no direct flight from Abuja Airport to Kano Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abuja to Kano is 422 km. It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to drive from Abuja to Kano.

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Aero Nigeria, Air VIA, Dana Airlines and Arik Air offer flights from Abuja Airport to Kano Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Kano. 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 Kano.
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  • Distance: 216.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 5 min

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

Arik Air, Aero Nigeria and two other airlines fly from Abuja to Kano 5 times a day.

Airlines
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Abuja to Kano via Lagos
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Abuja to Kano via Enugu, Lagos
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Abuja to Kano via Port Harcourt, Lagos
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Other operators
Taxi from Abuja to Kano
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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