There are 8 ways to get from Lagos to Onitsha by plane, shuttle, taxi, bus 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 Asaba  •  1 h 44 min

  1. LOS - ABB

$65 - $419

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  9 h 8 min

$22 - $23

6 alternative options

Fly to Owerri, shuttle  •  4 h 24 min

  1. LOS - QOW

Fly to Benin City, taxi  •  4 h 36 min

  1. LOS - BNI

$107 - $469

Fly to Enugu, shuttle  •  4 h 15 min

  1. LOS - ENU

Fly to Warri, taxi  •  4 h 13 min

  1. LOS - QRW

$107 - $469

Bus  •  5 h 33 min

$22 - $30

Drive  •  8 h 42 min

  1. 336.6 miles

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

Arik Air and Aero Nigeria fly from Lagos to Onitsha twice daily. Alternatively, Chisco Group operates a bus from Lagos to Onitsha twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Lagos to Asaba
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Lagos to Owerri
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Lagos to Benin City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Flights from Lagos to Enugu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Lagos to Warri
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Lagos to Owerri
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Flights from Lagos to Benin City
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $340
Flights from Lagos to Enugu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Aero Nigeria
Website
flyaero.com
Flights from Lagos to Asaba
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Lagos to Warri
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Dana Airlines
Website
flydanaair.com
Flights from Lagos to Owerri
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Air VIA
Website
air-via.com
Flights from Lagos to Enugu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Bus operators
GUO Transport Co.
Phone
(+234) 817-459-4910
Email
feedback@guotransport.com
Website
guotransport.com
Shuttle from Owerri to Onitsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
guotransport.com
Shuttle from Enugu to Awka
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
guotransport.com
Shuttle from Lagos to Asaba
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
guotransport.com
Chisco Group
Website
chiscogroupng.com
Bus from Alafia Chisco Bus Terminal to Amichi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
chiscogroupng.com
Other operators
Taxi from Benin City to Onitsha
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lagos and Onitsha is 376 km. The road distance is 539 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Lagos to Onitsha is to fly which takes 1 h 44 min and costs $65 - $420.

It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Lagos to Onitsha, including transfers.