There are 2 ways to get from Lagos to Kano by plane or car

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Fly  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Kano (KAN) LOS - KAN

$90 - $563

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Drive  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Lagos to Kano 622.9 miles

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The distance between Lagos and Kano is 834 km. The road distance is 996.7 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Lagos to Kano, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lagos Airport to Kano Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lagos to Kano is 997 km. It takes approximately 13 h 22 min to drive from Lagos to Kano.

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Arik Air offers flights from Lagos Airport to Kano Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Kano. 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 Kano.
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  • Distance: 521.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

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

Arik Air flies from Lagos to Kano once daily.

Arik Air
Flights from Lagos to Kano
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550

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