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There are 5 ways to get from Lagos Airport (LOS) to Ile-Ife by plane, taxi, train or car

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Fly to Akure, taxi

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Akure (AKR)
  2. Take a taxi from Akure to Ile-Ife

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Lagos Airport (LOS) to Ile-Ife

Fly to Ilorin, train

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Ilorin (ILR)
  2. Take the train from Ilorin to Osogbo

Train

  1. Take the train from Ikeja to Iwo

Drive

  1. Drive from Lagos Airport (LOS) to Ile-Ife
Lagos Airport (LOS) → Ile-Ife
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COVID-19 help in Nigeria

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 0800-970000-10

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within Nigeria is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ile-Ife is 0800-970000-10.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ile-Ife is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ile-Ife is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0800-970000-10.

Last updated: 26 Sep 2022
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Lagos Airport (LOS) to Ile-Ife is to drive, which costs $7 - $12 and takes 2h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Lagos Airport (LOS) to Ile-Ife is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 2h 26m.

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The distance between Lagos Airport (LOS) and Ile-Ife is 169 km. The road distance is 202.5 km.

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The best way to get from Lagos Airport (LOS) to Ile-Ife without a car is to train which takes 6h 46m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 35m to get from Lagos Airport (LOS) to Ile-Ife, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lagos Airport to Akure Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lagos Airport (LOS) to Ile-Ife is 203 km. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Lagos Airport (LOS) to Ile-Ife.

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Air Peace offers flights from Lagos Airport to Akure Airport.

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Map of how to get from Lagos Airport (LOS) to Ile-Ife.
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  • Distance: 168.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 35m

What companies run services between Lagos Airport (LOS), Nigeria and Ile-Ife, Nigeria?

Nigerian Railway Corporation operates a train from Ikeja to Iwo once a week, and the journey takes 5h 51m.

Airlines
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Lagos to Akure
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from Lagos to Ilorin
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Train operators
Nigerian Railway Corporation
Phone
+(234) 90 600 30 422
Email
info@nrc.gov.ng
Website
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Ilorin to Osogbo
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Ikeja to Iwo
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Other operators
Taxi from Akure to Ile-Ife
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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