There are 4 ways to get from Accra to Abuja by plane, bus, shuttle or car

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Fly  •  3 h 16 min

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

$191 - $701

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle via Lagos  •  17 h 34 min

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

$63 - $85

2 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

Drive  •  16 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Accra to Abuja 753.2 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Accra to Abuja is to bus and shuttle which costs $65 - $67 and takes 20 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Accra to Abuja is to fly which costs $190 - $700 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Accra and Abuja is 933 km. The road distance is 1205.1 km.

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The best way to get from Accra to Abuja without a car is to bus and shuttle which takes 17 h 34 min and costs $60 - $85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Accra to Abuja, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Accra Airport to Abuja Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Abuja is 1 h ahead of Accra. It is currently 2:25 PM in Accra and 3:25 PM in Abuja.

Yes, the driving distance between Accra to Abuja is 1205 km. It takes approximately 16 h 39 min to drive from Accra to Abuja.

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Rwandair Express, Africa World Airlines, Air Peace and Arik Air offer flights from Accra Airport to Abuja Airport.

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There are 176+ hotels available in Abuja. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 583.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

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

Rwandair Express, Africa World Airlines and two other airlines fly from Accra to Abuja 3 times a day.

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
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Accra to Abuja via Lagos
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
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
8 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
stc.gov.gh
Regular
$38
Virgin
$47
ID
$53
NONE
$57
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

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