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How far is Jos from Abuja?

The distance between Abuja (Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport) and Jos (Yakubu Gowon Airport) is 118 miles / 190 kilometers / 102 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Abuja (ABV) to Jos (JOS) is 187 miles / 301 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 45 minutes.

Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport – Yakubu Gowon Airport

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Distance from Abuja to Jos

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Abuja to Jos. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 117.939 miles
  • 189.805 kilometers
  • 102.486 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
  • 117.903 miles
  • 189.746 kilometers
  • 102.454 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

How long does it take to fly from Abuja to Jos?

The estimated flight time from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport to Yakubu Gowon Airport is 43 minutes.

What is the time difference between Abuja and Jos?

There is no time difference between Abuja and Jos.

Flight carbon footprint between Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV) and Yakubu Gowon Airport (JOS)

On average, flying from Abuja to Jos generates about 42 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 42 kilograms equals 93 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Abuja to Jos

Shortest flight path between Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV) and Yakubu Gowon Airport (JOS).

Airport information

Origin Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport
City: Abuja
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: ABV
ICAO Code: DNAA
Coordinates: 9°0′24″N, 7°15′47″E
Destination Yakubu Gowon Airport
City: Jos
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: JOS
ICAO Code: DNJO
Coordinates: 9°38′23″N, 8°52′8″E