There are 9 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.

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Fly to Asaba  •  1 h 49 min

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

$65 - $419

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lagos to Asaba

$22 - $23

7 alternative options

Fly to Owerri, shuttle  •  4 h 24 min

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

Fly to Benin City, taxi  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Benin City (BNI) LOS - BNI
  2. Take a taxi from Benin City to Onitsha

$107 - $464

Fly to Enugu, shuttle  •  4 h 15 min

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

Fly to Warri, taxi  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Warri (QRW) LOS - QRW
  2. Take a taxi from Warri to Onitsha

$107 - $469

Fly to Port Harcourt, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Port Harcourt (PHC) LOS - PHC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Port Harcourt to Onitsha

$83 - $113

Bus  •  5 h 33 min

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

$22 - $29

Drive  •  8 h 42 min

  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 9 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lagos to Onitsha is to fly which costs $65 - $420 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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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 5 h 33 min and costs $21 - $29.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min 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 1 h 49 min and costs $65 - $420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $29 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest flight from Lagos Airport to Asaba Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lagos to Onitsha is 539 km. It takes approximately 8 h 42 min 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 17+ hotels available in Onitsha. Prices start at $20 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: 1 h 49 min

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

Aero Nigeria flies from Lagos to Onitsha 4 times a week. Alternatively, Chisco Group operates a bus from Lagos to Onitsha once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
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
Flights from Lagos to Port Harcourt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
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
Flights from Lagos to Port Harcourt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
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
Flights from Lagos to Port Harcourt
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Dana Airlines
Website
flydanaair.com
Flights from Lagos to Owerri
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Flights from Lagos to Port Harcourt
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $140
Air VIA
Website
air-via.com
Flights from Lagos to Enugu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Flights from Lagos to Port Harcourt
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
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
ABC Transport
Website
abctransport.com
Shuttle from Port Harcourt to Onitsha
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
abctransport.com
Chisco Group
Website
chiscogroupng.com
Bus from Alafia Chisco Bus Terminal to Amichi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
chiscogroupng.com
Other operators
Taxi from Benin City to Onitsha
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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

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