It’s about that time of the year again when many people plan their travel. One of the most travelled-to destinations during this time is Lagos to the East. December is already around the corner, and in all certainty, many people will be returning home for several reasons.
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One major Lagos to the East travel location will be the Lagos to Owerri route. It’s one of the highly travelled routes once the festive season hits. With the season comes an increase in prices and fuel scarcity, and the depreciating Naira isn’t helping matters.
However, knowing these prices will help you make hay while the sun shines. You can start booking your tickets before the prices increase due to high demand.
Road Or Air To Owerri: Which One Is Better?
All year, many people in Lagos have been fed a lot of information about the height of insecurity in the East. For most people, it’s still not enough reason to miss the festivities in the East this December. The contemplation for many now is whether to travel by air or road.
Well, certain factors come into play there. The cost of airplane tickets is the major factor. Airplane transportation is the best and safest. However, few can afford to fly to Owerri from Lagos this December.
Travelling by road is still an okay option if you cannot afford plane tickets. However, follow these travelling tips to ensure security and safety on the road.
Bus Companies And Their Transport Fare From Lagos To Owerri
|Bus Company||Owerri Price List|
|God Is Good Motors||₦13,400 – ₦18,400|
|ABC Transport||₦12,550 – ₦10,500|
|Peace Mass Transit||₦9,000 – ₦10,800|
|GUO Transport||₦11,500 – ₦18,050|
|Young Shall Grow Motors Ltd.||₦9,050|
|Okeyson Motors||₦9,000 – ₦10,000|
|Chisco Transport Company||₦12,000|
|Cross Country Motors||₦9,500|
|Ifesinachi Transport Ltd.||₦10,000 – ₦12,000|
Travel Routes Description
A trip from Lagos to Owerri is 0.534 Km long and typically takes about 8.009 minutes.
The transport fare for Lagos, Ojota => Owerri start from ₦8,000 to ₦18,400.
Cost of Lagos to Owerri Buses
A bus ticket from Lagos to Owerri costs an average of ₦8,000 to ₦18,400 depending on the transport company and the category/ type of bus used for the journey. This is subject to change by the specific transport company.
|Name||Lagos, Ojota => Owerri, Orji|
|Travelling From||Lagos, Lagos State|
|Travelling To||Owerri, Imo State|
|Arrival Terminal||Owerri, Orji|
|Geo-Location of Origin|
|Geo-Location of Destination|
|State From||Lagos State, Nigeria|
|State To||Imo State, Nigeria|
|AC Bus Transport Fare||8,000|
|Normal Bus Transport Fare||7,500|
|AC Bus Fuel Quantity||125|
|Normal Bus Fuel Quantity||115|
|Estimated Distance||534 Km|
|Estimated Duration||480.54 minutes|
|PMT Online Booking||true|
- A seat right beside the window would be perfect if you can get it. They are usually the first seats to go. If you would like a window seat it is advisable to get to the bus park early.
- Prepare for weather changes by carrying a big scarf or a sweater.
- Expect stretches of bumpy roads, so keep a packet of Panadol in your bag for a resulting headache.
- You may sleep your way through most of the trip, it’ll seem faster that way.
- Keep your carry-on bag close to you at all times.
- Read signposts to get your bearings. If you need advice or help when you get to your stop, ask the driver or other passengers for help.
- Make sure you keep someone at home or at your destination abreast of your progress via text or phone call.
The prices of the bus tickets depend on the Lagos location you are booking from. Lagos (Ajah) prices will always be higher than when booking on the mainland. Also, take note of transportation companies that don’t allow booking in advance. When you experience this issue online, visit their physical office. It’s possible to book in advance at the physical office.