Find Out Nigerian Railway Fares And Other Massive Improvements

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It wont be a shock if you have never seen or even heard about the Nigerian Railway Fare Chart, because its often a cliché in modern Nigeria political discourse to dismiss Nigerian Railways as – dead, and to put it mildly, non-existent. Fortunately that’s very far from the truth.

For some time now, the railways have been back, it may not yet be functioning at the level of the London Metro and subway, but it is working.

 

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Students Embarking On An Excursion Via The Nigeria Railways

Just a few days ago, the Nigeria Railway Corporation, announced that the President, will officially commission the new Standard guage railway line on the 26th of July 2016.

The ultra modern Abuja – Kaduna Train Service will officially commence commercial operations and bring to an end the trial run which started some weeks ago.

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Interior View of the Comfort Trains

One of of the major services introduced is the Student Excursion scheme which is geared at helping schools to lower the cost of sending students on excursion.

Also Read: Goodnews! Nigerians To Enjoy Free Train Service For 2 Weeks

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One of the New Railway Coaches

Here is a guide to existing Nigerian Railway Fare Chart 2015-16

Departing City Arriving City 2nd Class 1st Class A/C 1st Class A/C + Sleeper Days Of Service Departure Time Arriving Time
LAGOS Ijoko,Abeokuta N300 N400 N600 Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays 9.00am 13:00pm
LAGOS Dugbe,Ibadan N500 N800 N1200 Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays 9.00am 14:00pm
LAGOS Iwo,Osun State N700 N1050 N1500 Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays 9.00am
LAGOS Ede,Osun State N750 N1150 N1750 Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays 9.00am
LAGOS Osogbo N800 N1200 N1800 Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays 9:00am
LAGOS Offa,Kwara State N900 N1,400 N2150 Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays 9:00am
LAGOS Illorin N1,050 N1600 N2400 Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays 9:00am 18:34pm
LAGOS Jebba,Niger State N1,250 N2000 N3000 Fridays 12:00pm 11;15pm
LAGOS Mokwa,Niger State N1400 N2150 N3250 Fridays 12;00pm 4:00am(Next day)
LAGOS Zungaru,Niger State N1800 N2750 N4200 Fridays 12:00pm 7:00am (Next day)
LAGOS Minna N1900 N3000 N4600 Fridays 12:00pm 8:00am(Next day)
LAGOS Serikin Pawa N2150 N3350 N5000 Fridays 12:00pm
LAGOS Kaduna N2350 N3650 N5550 Fridays 12:00pm 2:20pm(Next Day)
LAGOS Zaria N2550 N3950 N6050 Fridays 12:00pm
Lagos Kano N2900 N4550 N6900 Fridays 12:00pm 6:00pm (next day)
LAGOS KAFANCHAN N2800 N4350 N6650
LAGOS KURU N2,950 N4600 N7050
LAGOS JOS N3050 N4750 N7250
LAGOS TAFAWA BALEWA N3200 N5000 N7650
LAGOS BAUCHI N3400 N5300 N8100
LAGOS GOMBE N3800 N5950 N9100
LAGOS BAJOGA N4000 N6300 N9600
LAGOS BUNI N4200 N6600 N10100
LAGOS MAIDUGURI N4600 N7200 N11000
LAGOS SANGO N230 N700 MONDAYS – SATURDAYS 6AM 6:45AM
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