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There are 4 ways to get from Lilongwe to Abuja Airport (ABV) by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Lilongwe

  1. Fly from Lilongwe (LLW) to Abuja (ABV)

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Drive to Club Makokola, fly

  1. Drive from Lilongwe to Club Makokola
  2. Fly from Club Makokola (CMK) to Abuja (ABV)

Bus to Blantyre, fly

  1. Take the bus from Lilongwe to Blantyre
  2. Fly from Blantyre (BLZ) to Abuja (ABV)

Drive

  1. Drive from Lilongwe to Abuja Airport (ABV)

Lilongwe (LLW) to Abuja (ABV) flights

The flight time between Lilongwe (LLW) and Abuja (ABV) is around 24h 2m and covers a distance of around 3870 km. This includes an average layover time of around 13h 7m. Services are operated by Ethiopian Airlines, Rwandair Express, ASKY and others. Typically 25 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

25 Weekly Planes
24h 2m Average Duration
$293 Cheapest Price
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Last updated: January 20 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lilongwe to Abuja Airport (ABV) is to drive and fly which costs $260 - $650 and takes 28h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Lilongwe to Abuja Airport (ABV) is to fly which costs $290 - $750 and takes 20h 21m.

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The distance between Lilongwe and Abuja Airport (ABV) is 3884 km. The road distance is 6559.3 km.

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It takes approximately 20h 21m to get from Lilongwe to Abuja Airport (ABV), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Lilongwe Airport to Abuja Airport. The quickest flight takes 20h 15m and has one stopover.

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Abuja Airport (ABV) is 1h behind Lilongwe. It is currently 12:54 PM in Lilongwe and 11:54 AM in Abuja Airport (ABV).

Yes, the driving distance between Lilongwe to Abuja Airport (ABV) is 6559 km. It takes approximately 4 days 8h to drive from Lilongwe to Abuja Airport (ABV).

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Rwandair Express and Ethiopian Airlines offer flights from Lilongwe Airport to Abuja Airport.

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There are 218+ hotels available in Abuja Airport (ABV). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lilongwe to Lilongwe Airport is to drive which takes 21 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Lilongwe to Abuja Airport (ABV).
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  • Distance: 3883.8 km
  • Duration: 20h 21m

What companies run services between Lilongwe, Malawi and Abuja Airport (ABV), Nigeria?

Ethiopian Airlines, Rwandair Express and six other airlines fly from Lilongwe to Abuja Airport (ABV) 4 times a day.

Airlines
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Lilongwe to Abuja via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Lilongwe to Abuja via Nairobi, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Lilongwe to Abuja via Ndola, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Lilongwe to Abuja via Lusaka, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Flights from Lilongwe to Abuja via Harare, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Flights from Lilongwe to Abuja via Blantyre, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Blantyre to Abuja via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Blantyre to Abuja via Dar es Salaam, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Blantyre to Abuja via Beira, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Blantyre to Abuja via Lilongwe, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Blantyre to Abuja via Addis Ababa, Lome
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Club Makokola to Abuja via Lilongwe, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Club Makokola to Abuja via Lilongwe, Ndola, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Club Makokola to Abuja via Lilongwe, Nairobi, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Club Makokola to Abuja via Lilongwe, Addis Ababa, Lome
Ave. Duration
30h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Lilongwe to Abuja via Nairobi, Kigali
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Blantyre to Abuja via Dar es Salaam, Kigali
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Club Makokola to Abuja via Lilongwe, Nairobi, Kigali
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Bus operators
Premier BUS Services
Phone
0999 464 273
Email
premierbusez@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Lilongwe to Blantyre
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com

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