Transport Fare Watch
The Transport fare watch report for September 2019 covers the following categories namely bus journey within the city per drop constant route; bus journey intercity, state route, charge per person; air fare charge for specified routes single journey; journey by motorcycle (Okada) per drop; and water way passenger transport.
Average fare paid by commuters for bus journey within the city increased by 0.34% month-on-month and by 1.93% year-on-year to N189.05 in September 2019 from N188.41 in August 2019. States with highest bus journey fare within city were Zamfara (N320.00), Cross River (N305.00) and Abuja FCT (N289.00) while States with lowest bus journey fare within city were Sokoto (N138.00), Anambra (N138.00) and Bauchi (N105.00).
Average fare paid by commuters for bus journey intercity increased by 0.15% month-on-month and decreased by -10.28% year-on-year to N1,627.27 in September 2019 from N1,624.76 in August 2019. States with highest bus journey fare intercity were Abuja FCT (N4,168.00), Adamawa (N2,537.00) and Borno (N2,455.00) while States with lowest bus journey fare within city were Bayelsa (N997.00), Bauchi (N959.00) and Enugu (N955.00).
Data source: National Bureau of Statistics