There are 5 ways to get from Lagos to Kaduna by plane, bus, train, shuttle or car

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Fly  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Kaduna (KAD) LOS - KAD

$82 - $492

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Bus, train via Utako  •  18 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Jibowu Terminal to Port Harcourt
  2. Take the bus from Port Harcourt to Utako
  3. Take the train from Kudwa to Kaduna- Rigasa

$39 - $61

3 alternative options

Shuttle, train  •  25 h 35 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lagos to Umuahia
  2. Take the train from Umuahia Ibeku to Kaduna Junction

Bus, train  •  28 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Jibowu Terminal to Port Harcourt
  2. Take the train from Port Harcourt to Kaduna Junction

Drive  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Lagos to Kaduna 487.7 miles

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The distance between Lagos and Kaduna is 635 km. The road distance is 780.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lagos to Kaduna without a car is to bus and train which takes 18 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Lagos to Kaduna, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lagos Airport to Kaduna Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lagos to Kaduna is 780 km. It takes approximately 10 h 17 min to drive from Lagos to Kaduna.

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Arik Air offers flights from Lagos Airport to Kaduna Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Kaduna. Prices start at $22 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 Kaduna.
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  • Distance: 396.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

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

Arik Air flies from Lagos to Kaduna once daily.

Airlines
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Lagos to Kaduna
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Lagos to Kaduna via Jos
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Train operators
Nigerian Railway Corporation
Phone
+(234) 9051902545
Email
info@nrc.gov.ng
Website
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Kudwa to Kaduna- Rigasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Umuahia Ibeku to Kaduna Junction
Ave. Duration
17 h 41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Port Harcourt to Kaduna Junction
Ave. Duration
20 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Bus operators
Chisco Group
Website
chiscogroupng.com
Bus from Jibowu Terminal to Port Harcourt
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Schedules at
chiscogroupng.com
Bus from Port Harcourt to Utako
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
chiscogroupng.com
GUO Transport Co.
Phone
(+234) 817-459-4910
Email
feedback@guotransport.com
Website
guotransport.com
Shuttle from Lagos to Umuahia
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
guotransport.com

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