There are 2 ways to get from Lagos to Cotonou by bus or car

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Bus  •  16 h 35 min

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

$25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Lagos to Cotonou 73.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Lagos to Cotonou is to bus which costs $26 and takes 16 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lagos to Cotonou is to bus which costs $26 and takes 16 h 35 min.

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The distance between Lagos and Cotonou is 108 km. The road distance is 117.1 km.

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It takes approximately 16 h 35 min to get from Lagos to Cotonou, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lagos to Cotonou. However, there are services departing from Lagos and arriving at Cotonou via Accra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Lagos, Nigeria and Cotonou, Benin?

You can take a bus from Lagos to Cotonou via Accra in around 16 h 35 min.

Bus operators
Intercity STC Coaches
Phone
+233 55 794 3605
Email
info@stc.gov.gh
Website
stc.gov.gh
Bus from Lagos to Accra
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
stc.gov.gh
Bus from Accra to Cotonou
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stc.gov.gh

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