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

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Fly to Asaba  •  1h 39m

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Asaba (ABB) LOS - ABB

$65 - $419

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  9h 8m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lagos to Asaba

$22 - $23

4 alternative options

Fly to Owerri, shuttle  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Owerri (QOW) LOS - QOW
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Owerri to Onitsha

Fly to Enugu, shuttle  •  4h 15m

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Enugu (ENU) LOS - ENU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Enugu to Awka

Bus  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Alafia Chisco Bus Terminal to Amichi

$22 - $29

Drive  •  8h 42m

  1. Drive from Lagos to Onitsha 336.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Lagos to Onitsha is to shuttle which costs $21 - $24 and takes 9h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Lagos to Onitsha is to fly which costs $65 - $420 and takes 1h 39m.

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The distance between Lagos and Onitsha is 376 km. The road distance is 538.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lagos to Onitsha without a car is to bus which takes 5h 33m and costs $21 - $29.

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It takes approximately 1h 39m to get from Lagos to Onitsha, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lagos to Onitsha is to fly which takes 1h 39m and costs $65 - $420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $29 and takes 5h 33m.

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The quickest flight from Lagos Airport to Asaba Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lagos to Onitsha is 539 km. It takes approximately 8h 42m to drive from Lagos to Onitsha.

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Aero Nigeria offers flights from Lagos Airport to Asaba Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Onitsha. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lagos to Onitsha.
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  • Distance: 235.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 39m

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

Aero Nigeria flies from Lagos to Onitsha once daily. Alternatively, Chisco Group operates a bus from Lagos to Onitsha once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 5h.

Airlines
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Lagos to Owerri
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Flights from Lagos to Enugu
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Aero Nigeria
Website
flyaero.com
Flights from Lagos to Asaba
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Dana Airlines
Website
flydanaair.com
Flights from Lagos to Owerri
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Air VIA
Website
air-via.com
Flights from Lagos to Enugu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Lagos to Enugu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Bus operators
GUO Transport Co.
Phone
(+234) 817-459-4910
Email
feedback@guotransport.com
Website
guotransport.com
Shuttle from Owerri to Onitsha
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
guotransport.com
Shuttle from Enugu to Awka
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
guotransport.com
Shuttle from Lagos to Asaba
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
guotransport.com
Chisco Group
Website
chiscogroupng.com
Bus from Alafia Chisco Bus Terminal to Amichi
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
chiscogroupng.com

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The best way to get from Lagos to Lagos Airport is to taxi which takes 16m and costs $7 - $9.

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