Distance from Uganda to Nigeria

Name Uganda Nigeria
Country flag Flag of Uganda Flag of Nigeria
Country ISO code UG / UGA NG / NGA
Continent Africa Africa
Continent code AF AF
Capital - Abuja
Total cities 6049 19319
Cost of living Cost of living in Uganda Cost of living in Nigeria
DD coordinates 1.370730 / 32.303241 9.077751 / 8.677457
DMS coordinates 1°22'14.63" N / 32°18'11.67" E 9°04'39.90" N / 8°40'38.84" E
UTM coordinates 36N 422488.32938526 151518.35964903 32P 464555.40313494 1003463.8700561
Time zone - Africa/Lagos
Airports Airports in Uganda: 36 Airports in Nigeria: 45
Straight distance from Uganda to Nigeria is 2751 kilometers (1709 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Uganda from Nigeria, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 1.370730 / 32.303241 (UG) and 9.077751 / 8.677457 (NG).


Find out the distance from Uganda to Nigeria using our online calculator to plan your trip with maximum comfort, understanding the UG to NG distance is also helpful for choosing the most suitable mode of transport.

To learn an answer to the question "How far is Uganda from Nigeria?", enter the countries names or opt for our list of cities for each destination. Geographically, your departure coordinates are 1.370730 / 32.303241 while you arrive at 9.077751 / 8.677457. The calculator shows the shortest distance between UG and NG and illustrates the route as a straight line on the map.

So, how far is it from Uganda to Nigeria? The distance is 2751 km / 1709 mil, and it displays remoteness based on the haversine formula, which factors in the spherical shape of the Earth for more precise results.

Also, the service will show you how many hours from Uganda to Nigeria by air, car and other modes of transport according to the average speed of each transportation type. For example, the flight time is 3 hours, 16 minutes while the IATA country codes are (UG to NG).

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Uganda (UG)
Arrives in Nigeria (NG)
Uganda to Nigeria distance 2751 km / 1709 mil
Avg car duration 30 hours, 33 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 45 hours, 50 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 27 hours, 30 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 3 hours, 3 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest way from UG and NG is 2751 kilometers = 1709 miles.
To get from UG to NG by plane, you need to travel 2751 kilometers = 1709 miles. With an average plane speed of 560 miles, the journey to NG will take about 3 hours, 3 minutes.
You’ll spend approximately 45 hours, 50 minutes travelling from Uganda (UG) to Nigeria (NG), but you also need to factor in possible stops for a night’s rest, food breaks, refueling your car, and others pauses.
Yes, you can travel to Uganda from Nigeria provided that the entry regulations are met.