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There are 4 ways to get from Onitsha to Abia by taxi, bus, car or shuttle

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

Taxi, bus

  1. Take a taxi from Onitsha to Enugu
  2. Take the bus from Enugu to Aba

Cheapest option

Shuttle, taxi

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Asaba to Akwa Ibom
  2. Take a taxi from Akwa Ibom to Aba

2 alternative options


  1. Take a taxi from Onitsha to Aba


  1. Drive from Onitsha to Aba
Onitsha → Abia
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Abia is 0800-970000-10.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Abia is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Abia is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0800-970000-10.

Last updated: 15 May 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Onitsha to Abia is to shuttle and taxi which costs $27 - $35 and takes 4h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Onitsha to Abia is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 2h 10m.

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The distance between Onitsha and Abia is 112 km. The road distance is 151.1 km.

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The best way to get from Onitsha to Abia without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 4h 28m and costs $30 - $40.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Onitsha to Abia, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Onitsha to Abia is 151 km. It takes approximately 2h 10m to drive from Onitsha to Abia.

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  • Distance: 111.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 28m

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

There is no direct connection from Onitsha to Abia. However, you can take the taxi to Enugu then take the bus to Aba. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Aba.

Bus operators
ABC Transport
+234 813 986 2090
Bus from Enugu to Aba
Ave. Duration
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
Shuttle from Asaba to Akwa Ibom
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Once daily
Estimated price
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Onitsha to Enugu
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Estimated price
$27 - $35

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