The cheapest times to fly from ABV to KAN are

  • October 15th to December 9th
  • December 24th to March 25th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ABV to KAN is mid October. Prices can be as high as $6864 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $984 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Kano

Flying from Abuja (ABV) to Kano (KAN) will usually cost between $984 to $6701 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1281. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $6553. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5272 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1925 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ABV to KAN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ABV to KAN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ABV to KAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ABV to KAN flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Abuja. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $5.27, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $3953 (70%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $993. Return trip prices are from the KAN to ABV flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ABV to KAN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 23 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking ABV to KAN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ABV to KAN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Cairo (ABV > CAI > KAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1196
  • Average savings: $729 (37.87%)

See ABV to CAI flights

Hack #2: Addis Ababa (ABV > ADD > KAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1654
  • Average savings: $271 (14.08%)

See ABV to ADD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ABV to KAN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Arik Air, Azman Air Services, EgyptAir, Ethiopian, Max Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 227 miles or 365 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ABV to KAN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ABV to KAN flight is about 1 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Abuja and Kano?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from ABV to KAN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ABV
Origination airport name Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport
City Abuja
Country Nigeria
Latitude 9
Longitude 7.3

Return Airport

Destination code KAN
Destination airport name Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport
City Kano
Country Nigeria
Latitude 12
Longitude 8.5


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