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Cheapest flights to Abuja

Cheapest flights to Abuja in the next 3 months

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Flights from Johannesburg to Abuja

Flights from Johannesburg to Abuja will get you to the capital city of Nigeria in approximately 13 hours and 25 minutes. Airlines leave from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) and land at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV). The main airlines flying from Johannesburg to Abuja are: Ethiopian Airlines, South African Airways, British Airways, Asky Airlines, and Egyptair. There are no direct flights available from Johannesburg to Abuja, but connecting flights with one stop-over will take you to your destination.

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Things to know before you travel to Abuja

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country Nigeria
Currency Nigerian Naira
Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 23.61 NGN
Language English / Hausa / Igbo
Hub airport Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV)
Time difference Abuja is 1 hour behind Johannesburg.
Travel adaptor Type D & G

Travel documents

You will need a valid passport and Nigerian visa to fly from Johannesburg to Abuja.

Airport information

Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport is a 40-minute drive from the Abuja city centre.

Main attractions

Popular attractions in Abuja include the Abuja National Mosque, Millennium Park, and the Abuja Arts and Craft Village.

Cost of living in Abuja

Compare the costs of everyday items in Johannesburg and Abuja

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Johannesburg R 110.00
Abuja R 43.56

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Johannesburg R 25.00
Abuja R 14.52

Pack of cigarettes


Johannesburg R 40.00
Abuja R 14.52

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Johannesburg R 10.00
Abuja R 7.26



Johannesburg R 23.43
Abuja R 35.09
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