There are 4 ways to get from Lagos to Akure by taxi, car or plane

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Taxi  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lagos to Akure 195.2 miles

$95 - $120

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Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Lagos to Akure 195.2 miles

Fly to Benin City, taxi  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Benin City (BNI) LOS - BNI
  2. Take a taxi from Benin City to Akure

$102 - $459

Fly to Ilorin, taxi  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Ilorin (ILR) LOS - ILR
  2. Take a taxi from Ilorin to Akure

$107 - $459

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The distance between Lagos and Akure is 217 km. The road distance is 312.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lagos to Akure without a car is to taxi which takes 3 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to drive 312.4 km from Lagos to Akure.

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The quickest flight from Lagos Airport to Benin City Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lagos to Akure is 312 km. It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to drive from Lagos to Akure.

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Air Peace and Arik Air offer flights from Lagos Airport to Benin City Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Akure. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lagos to Lagos Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Lagos to Akure.
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  • Distance: 135.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Lagos, Nigeria and Akure, Nigeria?

You can catch a taxi from Lagos to Akure with Metro Taxi.

Airlines
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Lagos to Benin City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Lagos to Benin City
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $340
Overland Airways
Website
overlandairways.com
Flights from Lagos to Ilorin
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Other operators
Taxi from Lagos to Akure
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Metro Taxi
Website
metrotaxing.com

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