There are 5 ways to get from Accra to Abuja by plane, bus, shuttle or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Accra (ACC) to Abuja (ABV) ACC - ABV

$204 - $718

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle via Lagos  •  18 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Accra to Lagos
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lagos to Abuja

$25 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus, shuttle  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Accra to Lagos
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lagos to Abuja

$65 - $67

Bus  •  27 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Accra to Lagos
  2. Take the bus from Jibowu Chisco Terminal to Owerri
  3. Take the bus from Owerri to Abuja Chisco Terminal

$63 - $76

Drive  •  16 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Accra to Abuja 753.2 miles

$100 - $160

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

Rwandair Express, Africa World Airlines and Air Peace fly from Accra to Abuja twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Accra to Abuja via Lagos, Jibowu Chisco Terminal, Owerri, and Abuja Chisco Terminal in around 27 h 14 min.

Airlines
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Accra to Abuja
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Africa World Airlines
Website
flyawa.com.gh
Flights from Accra to Abuja
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Accra to Abuja via Lagos
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $900
Bus operators
Intercity STC Coaches
Phone
+233 55 794 3605
Email
info@stc.gov.gh
Website
stc.gov.gh
Bus from Accra to Lagos
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
stc.gov.gh
ABC Transport
Website
abctransport.com
Shuttle from Lagos to Abuja
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
abctransport.com
Bus from Accra to Lagos
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
abctransport.com
Chisco Group
Website
chiscogroupng.com
Bus from Jibowu Chisco Terminal to Owerri
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
chiscogroupng.com
Bus from Owerri to Abuja Chisco Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
chiscogroupng.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Accra and Abuja is 933 km. The road distance is 1205 km.

The cheapest way to get from Accra to Abuja is to bus and shuttle which costs $25 - $29 and takes 18 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Accra to Abuja is to fly which takes 2 h 9 min and costs $200 - $750.

It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Accra to Abuja, including transfers.