There are 6 ways to get from Lagos to Kaduna by plane, train, bus, shuttle or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Kaduna  •  2 h

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

$82 - $492

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Utako  •  18 h 25 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

$40 - $63

4 alternative options

Fly to Abuja, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Abuja (ABV) LOS - ABV
  2. Take the train from Abuja to Kaduna- Rigasa

$87 - $188

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lagos to Kaduna is to bus and train which costs $40 - $65 and takes 18 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lagos to Kaduna is to fly which costs $80 - $500 and takes 2 h.

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

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Lagos to Kaduna, including transfers.

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

Arik Air flies from Lagos to Kaduna 5 times a week.

Airlines
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Lagos to Kaduna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Lagos to Kaduna via Jos
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Lagos to Abuja
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Air VIA
Website
air-via.com
Flights from Lagos to Abuja
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Lagos to Abuja
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Flights from Lagos to Abuja via Benin City
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $750
Dana Airlines
Website
flydanaair.com
Flights from Lagos to Abuja
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Aero Nigeria
Website
flyaero.com
Flights from Lagos to Abuja
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Overland Airways
Website
overlandairways.com
Flights from Lagos to Abuja via Ilorin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Train operators
Nigerian Railway Corporation
Phone
+(234) 9051902545
Email
info@nrc.gov.ng
Website
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Abuja to Kaduna- Rigasa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Kudwa to Kaduna- Rigasa
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
3 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
$9 - $16
Schedules at
chiscogroupng.com
Bus from Port Harcourt to Utako
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
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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