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There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh to Kika by plane, bus or train

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Fly Edinburgh to Cotonou, bus, travel  •  22h 36m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cotonou (COO) EDI - COO
  2. Take the bus from Cotonou to Parakou
  3. Travel from Parakou to Kika

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Fly Edinburgh to Ilorin, travel  •  19h 53m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Ilorin (ILR) EDI - ILR
  2. Travel from Ilorin to Kika

Fly Edinburgh to Lagos, bus, travel  •  23h 21m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Lagos (LOS) EDI - LOS
  2. Take the bus from Lagos Jibowu to Cotonou
  3. Take the bus from Cotonou to Parakou
  4. Travel from Parakou to Kika

Fly Edinburgh to Niamey, travel  •  20h 44m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Niamey (NIM) EDI - NIM
  2. Travel from Niamey to Kika

Train to Glasgow, fly to Lagos, bus, travel  •  24h 54m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Lagos (LOS) GLA - LOS
  3. Take the bus from Lagos Jibowu to Cotonou
  4. Take the bus from Cotonou to Parakou
  5. Travel from Parakou to Kika

Train to Newcastle, fly to Lagos, bus, travel  •  25h 55m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Lagos (LOS) NCL - LOS
  3. Take the bus from Lagos Jibowu to Cotonou
  4. Take the bus from Cotonou to Parakou
  5. Travel from Parakou to Kika

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Kika is 5210 km.

It takes approximately 22h 36m to get from Edinburgh to Kika, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to Cotonou Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 10m and has one stopover.

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Turkish Airlines and Air France offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Cotonou Airport.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £1 - £6.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Kika.
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  • Distance: 5209.6 km
  • Duration: 22h 36m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Kika, Borgou Department, Benin?

There is no direct connection from Edinburgh to Kika. However, you can take the tram to Edinburgh Airport, take the walk to Edinburgh airport, fly to Cotonou, take the taxi to Cotonou, take the bus to Parakou, then take the travel to Kika. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Edinburgh Airport, take the walk to Edinburgh airport, fly to Ilorin, then take the travel to Kika.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Cotonou via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Cotonou via Paris CDG, Bamako
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,600
Flights from Edinburgh to Lagos via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Lagos via Paris CDG, Abuja
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Niamey via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Newcastle to Lagos via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Newcastle to Lagos via Paris CDG, Abuja
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lagos via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Glasgow to Lagos via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Glasgow to Lagos via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Newcastle to Lagos via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Newcastle to Lagos via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Ilorin via London Heathrow, Abuja
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Ilorin via Amsterdam Schiphol, Lagos
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Ilorin via London Heathrow, Lagos
Ave. Duration
17h 42m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Cotonou via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Lagos via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Niamey via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lagos via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Glasgow to Lagos via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Newcastle to Lagos via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Virgin Atlantic
Website
virginatlantic.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lagos via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Glasgow to Lagos via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $45
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$30 - $45
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$140 - $210
TransPennine Express Service
Bus operators
Baobab Express
Website
baobabexpress.org
Bus from Cotonou to Parakou
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
baobabexpress.org
Chisco Group
Website
chiscogroupng.com
Bus from Lagos Jibowu to Cotonou
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
chiscotransport.com.ng

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