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There are 5 ways to get from Burkina Faso to Nigeria by plane, bus 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 to Lagos  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Ouagadougou (OUA) to Lagos (LOS) OUA - LOS

$259 - $443

Cheapest option

Bus via Paga  •  24 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Ouagadougou to Pô
  2. Take the bus from Paga to Accra
  3. Take the bus from Accra to Lagos

$68 - $96

3 alternative options

Fly to Abuja  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Ouagadougou (OUA) to Abuja (ABV) OUA - ABV

$172 - $420

Bus  •  33 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Ouagadougou to Accra
  2. Take the bus from Accra to Lagos

$68 - $95

Drive  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Ouagadougou to Lagos 679.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burkina Faso to Nigeria is to bus which costs $65 - $100 and takes 24 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burkina Faso to Nigeria is to fly which costs $250 - $450 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Burkina Faso and Nigeria is 1093 km. The road distance is 1087.1 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Burkina Faso to Nigeria, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Burkina Faso to Nigeria is to fly which takes 4 h 25 min and costs $250 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $100 and takes 24 h 9 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ouagadougou Airport to Lagos Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Nigeria is 1 h ahead of Burkina Faso. It is currently 7:45 PM in Burkina Faso and 8:45 PM in Nigeria.

Yes, the driving distance between Burkina Faso to Nigeria is 1087 km. It takes approximately 16 h 52 min to drive from Burkina Faso to Nigeria.

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Arik Air, Air Cote D'Ivoire, Air Burkina and ASKY offer flights from Ouagadougou Airport to Lagos Airport.

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The best way to get from Burkina Faso to Ouagadougou Airport is to drive which takes 3 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Burkina Faso to Nigeria.
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  • Distance: 683.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Burkina Faso and Nigeria?

Air Cote D'Ivoire, ASKY and three other airlines fly from Ouagadougou to Lagos 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ouagadougou to Lagos via Pô, Paga, Accra, Accra, and Lagos in around 24 h 9 min.

Airlines
ASKY
Website
flyasky.com
Flights from Ouagadougou to Lagos via Lome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $450
Flights from Ouagadougou to Lagos via Accra, Lome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $430
Flights from Ouagadougou to Lagos via Lome, Accra
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $460
Flights from Ouagadougou to Abuja via Lome
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $460
Flights from Ouagadougou to Abuja via Accra, Lome
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$290 - $480
Air Cote D'Ivoire
Website
aircotedivoire.com
Flights from Ouagadougou to Lagos via Abidjan
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $470
Flights from Ouagadougou to Abuja via Abidjan
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Air Burkina
Website
air-burkina.com
Flights from Ouagadougou to Lagos via Lome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $450
Flights from Ouagadougou to Lagos via Accra, Lome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $430
Flights from Ouagadougou to Abuja via Lome
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $460
Flights from Ouagadougou to Abuja via Accra, Lome
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$290 - $480
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Ouagadougou to Lagos via Accra
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $430
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Ouagadougou to Abuja via Accra
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Bus operators
Rakieta
Phone
20-91-07-00
Email
cbtrakieta@yahoo.fr
Website
transport-rakieta.com
Bus from Ouagadougou to Pô
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
transport-rakieta.com
Intercity STC Coaches
Phone
+233 55 794 3605
Email
info@stc.gov.gh
Website
stc.gov.gh
Bus from Paga to Accra
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
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
$46
ID
$52
NONE
$56
Bus from Ouagadougou to Accra
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
stc.gov.gh

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