Websites to Buy Cars in Nigeria

Top 10 sites to buy used cars & their prices in Nigeria

Websites to buy a Car (Nigerian registered, Foreign used or Tokunbo cars) is perhaps what you’re looking for. On this page, you’ll get know 10 sites to buy new, Used Cars (Tokunbo Cars) online and their prices.

The larger proportion of Cars sold in Nigeria comprise of used cars and car for sale by owners in Lagos, Kano, Abuja, Kaduna, etc. Tokunbo or direct Belgium cars from Cotonou are most sold cars in Lagos, Nigeria.

An average Nigerian prefer to buy a fairly used car to a new one because of its affordability. Dealers on used cars in Africa are making a good fortune importing used cars for resale from all across the world.

85% of Benin’s used vehicles imports end up in Nigeria. Nigeria’s new vehicle sales lag behind less populated countries such as Algeria, Morocco, South Africa, and Egypt. The ratio of new cars to used cars on Nigerian roads is 1:131 according to 2015 PWC report. The report has it that the size of the imported vehicle market in Nigeria is currently estimated at Naira 1.2 trillion (approx. $3.3 billion) of which about 70% of this is second-hand vehicles.

When searching for a new car or cheap used cars (Tokunbo) to buy, the internet is a great place to start from.

Most car websites deal on Toyota cars, Lexus cars, Nissan cars, Acura cars, Audi cars, Opel cars, BAW cars, BMW cars, Bentley cars, Buick cars, CHTC cars, sienna cars, Hyundai cars, Peugeot cars, Passat cars, Kia rio cars, Rover cars, rav4 cars, Renault cars, UK used cars, US used cars, Volkswagen golf cars, Vento cars, Volvo cars, golf 2, 3 cars, Mazda 323, Honda cars, Mercedes cars, Audi 80 cars, mitsubishi cars, cadillac cars, Changan cars, Chery cars, Chevrolet cars, Chrysler cars, Citroen cars, Dodge cars, Escalade cars, Ferrari cars, Fiat cars, Ford cars, GMC cars, Great Wall cars, Hummer cars, Infiniti cars, Isuzu cars, JMC cars, Jaguar cars, Jeep, Lancia cars, Land Rover, Lincoln cars, MG cars, Mavbach, Mercury, Mini, Plymouth cars, Pontiac, Porsche, Range Rover cars, Renault, Rolls-Royce, Rover, Saipa, Saturn, Scion, Skoda, Smart, Ssang Yong, Subaru, Suzuki cars and Zotye cars.

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Read: Where to Buy Car & Pay Installmentally in Nigeria

If You’re Looking To Buy A Car In Nigeria, Here Are 10 Good Websites You Can Check Out;

  1. Jiji.ng

Jiji is a Nigerian online marketplace that provides a car buyer and seller with an avenue to meet for transaction. Jiji features a wide selection of new and used cars: Honda, Toyota, Nissan and other different car brands. Founded by Anton Wolyansky in 2014 and located in Lagos. Jiji Nigeria acquired OLX Nigeria, the popular Nigerian Car listing website in 2018.

how to buy a car online in Jiji Nigeria website;

  • Search your desired type of car.
  • Contact the car seller
  • Go for the car inspection
  • Order for delivery

That’s all!

As of the time this article is written, the list of cars for sales on jiji.ng and their prices are;

Mercedes-Benz C240 2006 Silver = ₦ 1,600,000

Condition: Foreign Used, Transmission: Automatic and Mileage: 11

Honda Accord 2009 2.0 i-VTEC White = ₦ 1,650,000

Condition: Nigerian Used, Transmission: Automatic and Mileage: 99805

Mercedes-Benz M Class 2006 Silver = ₦ 2,600,000

Condition: Nigerian Used, Transmission: Automatic and Mileage: 8000

Mercedes-Benz E250 1965 White =₦ 10,000,000

Condition: Foreign Used, Transmission: Automatic and Mileage: 99999

Honda Civic 2000 EX 2dr Coupe Green = ₦ 450,000

Nigerian used neatly used, Condition: Nigerian Used, Transmission: Automatic and Mileage: 100000

Acura TSX Automatic 2009 Silver = ₦ 2,150,000

Condition: Nigerian Used, Transmission: Automatic and Mileage: 85000

Volvo S60 2008 Gray = ₦ 1,300,000

Condition: Foreign Used, Transmission: Automatic Mileage: 100000

Toyota Corolla 2008 1.8 Black = ₦ 1,100,000

Condition: Nigerian Used, Transmission: Manual and Mileage: 15000

Nissan Altima 2004 2.5 S Black = ₦ 750,000

Condition: Nigerian Used, Transmission: Automatic and Mileage: 20000

Please note: these cars may or may not be available for sale as they are being sold every second.

 If you want to know the cars for sale on jiji website and their prices; check the link for Cars for sale in jiji and their prices

  1. Cheki.com.ng

Cheki.com.ng is an online marketplace for Nigeria’s car dealers, importers, and private sellers. Located in Ikeja, Lagos; Cheki Nigeria just like Jiji don’t sell cars directly to buyer but rather provide a platform for buyers and sellers to meet.

You can buy a used car from cheki.com and you can also sell on Cheki. To buy a car or get the latest prices of new and used cars on Cheki, check this link for New and fairly used cars with prices on Cheki

  1. Nairaland Autos

Nairaland is one of the top Nigeria online forums. The forum has an auto section for car for sale by owners. Cars owners and importers who want to sell their cars advertise their new and fairly used cars on nairaland auto section.

So, if you’re looking for where (site) to buy a new or cheap tokunbo car, visit nairaland auto now for new or used cars with their prices

Read Also: Nairaland Autos; Buy & sell fairly used Cars in Nigeria

  1. jumia.com.ng

Car Jumia is Nigeria’s #1 online car dealer website where you can buy New, Used and Tokunbo cars at affordable price. Their major role is to help you find the right car and help link you with the owner. You can buy a cheap car from Car.jumia Nigeria. You can also Post your Car for sell free.

According to Car.jumia founder, “with our experience and our know-how, as well as a clear understanding of the specificities of the Nigerian car market, we offer the best online market place for vehicles in Nigeria”

For Jumia cars and their prices, check it out:  Jumia cars, new and fairly used cars with their prices.

  1. NigeriaCarMart.com

NigeriaCarMart.com is an online Used Cars trading website in Nigeria. Many dealers and private sellers sell their cars on Nigeriacarmart.

If you’re looking to buy a car; here are 3 steps to buy car in Nigeriacarmart;

  • Request for a Car
  • Place your request details.
  • Send your request to Nigeriacarmart Dealers
  • Dealers get back to you!
  1. Carnotautomart.com

Carnotautomart is an online/ E-commerce car trading website. If you are looking for new or used cars for sale in Nigeria, you can get it at carnotautomart. Located at 58 Abiodun Onitiri Avenue, Ifako-Ijaiye, Lagos; Carnotautomart is the best place to find online deals for Tokunbo used cars in Nigeria.

For carnotautomart- new, used cars and their prices; check it out: carnotautomart– new, fairly used cars with their prices.

7.  Car45.com

Car45 is Nigeria’s leading automotive trading platform. On Car45.com, you can  Buy, Sell, or Swap a Car Without Stress.  Car45 Inspection Centers and Car Lots are Available Nationwide.

  1. Sellyour.com

Sellyourcar is Nigeria’s Online Auto Market. You can buy used cars, new cars, Vehicle Accessories on sellyourcar Nigeria.

On Sellyourcar website, you can sell your car after providing your car specifications.

  1. Truckscout24.com

Truckscout24 is a European online market for used trucks, vans, transporters, construction and agricultural machinery, trailers and semi-trailers, forklifts and other commercial vehicles. Apart from buying any of these vehicles from truckscout24, you can also sell your own truck.

All the trucks on truckscout24 are NOT the same.
The most popular and requested trucks on truckscout24 are; Box, Tipper and Flatbed + tarpaulin.

Before buying a vehicle from Truckscout24.com, find out beforehand which category suits you best and inspect the category of the truck and its substructures.

For example, Box trucks need to be checked for water tightness and Tipper trucks for possible damage in the substructure and drive train.
The most popular makes of trucks on AutoScout24 are: MAN, Mercedes, Volvo, Renault, Iveco and Scania.

You can get current prices of new and used cars on truckscout24 from this link: new and fairly used cars with their price on truckscout24.

Incoming searches………

  • Where can I sell my car online in Nigeria?
  • Where can I sell my car in Nigeria?
  • How can I get a cheap car in Nigeria?
  • How much is the cheapest car in Nigeria?
  1. OList.ng

OList Nigeria is an Online Marketplace to Buy and Sell cars, phones, jobs, electronics and fashion. OList.ng is a Free Classifieds in Nigeria, located at 117 Opebi Rd, Opebi 100212, Ikeja.

You can find great car deals from these websites and forum I listed above. Also, some known road side car dealers may have cars at bargain prices but these are usually rare.

Other places where Used cars are advertised for sale are National Newspapers sites and Roadsides

Advice on How to Buy A  Car

  • Buy a registered Car

All new Tokunbo or direct Belgium cars are now registered with Custom. Before you buy a car in Lagos make sure it is registered.

  • Buy a car from a seller within your city

When buying USED cars, it a good idea to buy from a seller within your city. You need to inspect the car in person, so buying used cars from outside your city will involve travelling.

  • Inspect the car before buying

These cars dealers and agents can smartly play on you. If you must travel to a place like Cotonou or Lagos to buy a car, you need to go with car Mechanic that you trust for the inspection of the car.

  • Do not pay for a car you’ve NOT seen physically

Pictures only are NOT acceptable

  • Do not supply you bank detail to anybody

You can negotiate with the car seller online or through phone but do not pay online
Call the used car seller, ask questions and set up a meeting. Beware of FRAUD!

How to find a good car to buy in Nigeria

You’re ready to buy a second-hand car or you’re wondering how to get a good car, the few questions you need to answer correctly that’ll help you buy the type of cars you want.

  1. What do you really want in a car?

This is an important question you should ask yourself before you venture into buying any car because the answer is as good as the car itself. Do you want a car that consumes less fuel, has affordable spare parts, easy to maintain and still has ample space? Then you should go for Toyota space wagons or Nissan Primera.

These cars cost less and are easier to maintain. Do you want a car that can withstand Nigeria pot holes, cost less, consumes less fuel but the spare parts may be costly, then you can try Honda product?

It’s good you answer these questions yourself as I may have a different taste of a car from you.

  1. Why do you want to buy the car?

Do you need it to be a family car for social occasions and ‘school runs’, going church or you want a simple car for your work or perhaps you want a car for taxi transport business in Nigeria. You have to decide why you want to buy the car.

Know what you want to use the car for and consider the city or locality where the car will be used. Toyota Camry can be used for special taxi services in a city like Enugu, Port-Harcourt, Uyo, etc while Opel Vectra can be used for taxi services in a city like Jos, FCT, Kano, Yola, etc

  1. How much do you wish to spend in buying the car? I mean what is your budget for the car like?

You don’t have to buy a car that you can’t afford to maintain either would you want to buy a cheap car whose spare parts are expensive in Nigeria. Again, you don’t have to consider price as a yardstick over the actual value of the car. Don’t buy a car because it’s cheap.

The car may have some hidden faults which you may not easily find out and will cost you dearly in fixing it up later. So, go for grade 1 cars and know the average market price before fixing your budget. N700, 000-N950, 000 can buy you a quality second-hand car in Abuja, Lagos, Kano and Cotonou.

  1. Will I be able to maintain the type of car I want to buy? You have to buy a car that you can maintain

Read: FAQ about car import duty, new and Tokunbo cars

New and Used Honda Cars for Sale in Nigeria

There are quite a number of Honda vehicle models in Nigeria for sale; there are a selected few which are most common in the Nigerian automobile market. They include;

  • Honda Civic
  • Honda Accord
  • Honda CR-V
  • Honda Pilot

In Nigeria, you will always find other known brand-new Honda models, foreign used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used. They include Honda models such as; Honda Odyssey, Honda Crosstour, Honda Shuttle and Honda Element.

New and Used Toyota Cars for Sale in Nigeria

There are quite a number of Toyota Cars for sale in Nigeria, selected ones are most common in Nigerian. Toyota cars are more adapted Nigeria roads and they include;

  • Toyota Corolla
  • Toyota Camry
  • Toyota 4-Runner
  • Toyota Highlander

Other common models from Toyota in Nigeria include; the Toyota Venza, Toyota RAV4, Toyota Matrix and the very luxurious Toyota Avalon and family size vehicles such as the Toyota Sienna and the Toyota Sequoia.

Prices of Toyota Camry 1992 – 2014 models

  • 2010 Toyota Camry – 2014 Toyota Camry:  N2,500,000 – N6,500,000
  • 2003 Toyota Camry – 2009 Toyota Camry:  N1,200,000 – N3,000,000
  • 1996 Toyota Camry – 2002 Toyota Camry:  N500,000 – N1,000,000
  • 1992 Toyota Camry – 1995 Toyota Camry:  N300,000 – N700,000

If you are looking for best car for starting a taxi transport business in Nigeria, check it out; Best car for taxi transport business in Nigeria

Read also: How to Renew Driver’s license online in Nigeria without Capturing

 

247 thoughts on “Top 10 sites to buy used cars & their prices in Nigeria”

  1. Nice post. However, I’m shocked that you did mention Spicyauto Nigeria. They are one of the leading platforms for buying and selling cars in Nigeria.
    Find your next used or new vehicle from our network of trusted dealers and private sellers around Nigeria. Sell your vehicle & upgrade to a new make or model by contacting genuine car sellers fast and conveniently on Spicyauto. Compare prices, features & photos to make an informed vehicle purchase.

  2. I need a Nigerian used C350 2011 Benz preferably white. My budget is 2.6-3.2. Please link me up with anyone who has this. Thanks and I appreciate your good works here.

  3. Good day. Thanks for a job well done here. Where is the safest and reliable place to get a new Toyota highlander 2012, and what’s the price range?

    1. Go to Cotonou with a dealer or agent and your Mechanic. You can also buy the car online but before you pay for the car, make sure your mechanic survey the car.

  4. In good condition, Nigeria used… Price is 1.2m but negotiable, can u link me up with anyone interested??

  5. Hi Emma… I would like to sell a mercedes benz slk 200 class 1999 model… In good condition, Nigeria used… Price is 1.2m but negotiable, can u link me up with anyone interested?? Thank you

  6. Greetings Emma. I’m interested in getting a 2010-2012 RangeRover Sport(SuperCharged or Autobiography trims), Local used or foreign used. What advice do u have concerning this vehicle as regards maintainability and co? Are there good mechos in Lagos for this car? Are there any known faults to watch out for?
    Also, what should be my budget for this SUV?
    I look forward to your detailed response. Keep up the good work.

      1. Lol. Should I assume you’re ignoring this question or its an oversight? Coz I see you’ve replied folks who commented below my post. I will forge ahead tho.

  7. Hello Mr Emma,
    Am in need of a very good Toyota car for school and market runs. My budget shouldn’t exceed 650k..what type of car can I get for my budget and can you assist me on where or who to meet to purchase the car.

    1. You can hardly get good Toyota car( direct Belgium) at that budget unless it is Car for sale by owners. In this case, you need to be sure of the grade of the car from the owner.

      1. OK. Thanks..
        Yes it definitely a used Nigerian car that I can get.. But please do you have good links to such sellers of 2nd hand cars. That you can refer me to in Abuja If possible.

  8. Hello my bro, thanks for your info here.
    please i like this Hyumdai Entrant 2011-2012-2013 any,
    budget is 1.8million – 2million. can i get it in Nigeria, registered?

    And also and Kia stportage, 2009, how much ?

    please advice which of these cars are better.
    i am tied of Toyota and Honda

      1. Regard to your question.
        my brother, i have used Honda civic for 3years.
        then Toyota camery is common car for may guys.
        but Honda croustor and Toyota venza are great cars, but both are expensive compare to my budget
        thats why i ask u for Hyundai elentra 2011-2012 and Kia sportage 2007-2008.
        so please which of this 2 can my budget 2million buy ?

  9. Hello Emma, Please I need any Clean Coupe (preferably Toyota or Honda) in Abuja. Budget is N400,000 and can be expanded to N550,000 at the most, Can I get any and can the budget fly?

  10. Mr Emma, please, i will need your advice on this: between Toyota corolla 2005 and Honda pilot 2005, which one is better and what is the price of each of them. i mean the direct Belgium. thanks

  11. Need your advice.. Most car sites like OLX or Jiji I visit very often I discovered that Honda Civic 2007/08 model is a very nice with a good dash board but seems the price tag for the Nigerian used is very low (was expecting a higher price tag). Want to ask is the car a good and sound one? Or there are some issues that make the owners discard them so quickly?
    Need ur advice on this

    1. Some can be sound while others may have one or two hidden problem. The car owners may want to his/her sell because the car has hidden problem or because he/she needs money to meet his/her needs. My advice is that you don’t pay for a car that you and your car mechanic has not properly inspected.

  12. You are doing a good work.
    I have a budget of 900k-1milion for a neat Nigerian used Saloon Toyota corolla bank type ?
    Will it buy it?

  13. I must commend your effort Mr Emma with your professional way of replying people. More grease to your elbow and more money to your bank account.
    Sir, I’m in need of Lexus es 300 2003. How much is Nigerian used and foreign used?
    I would be glad to know the price range.
    Thanks

    1. Jetta 1999 Not available.
      1. Foreign used Volkswagen Jetta 2013 = ₦4,200,000 (Negotiable)
      Petrol
      Automatic
      2. Foreign used Volkswagen Jetta 2011 = ₦3,800,000 (Negotiable)
      Petrol
      Automatic

  14. K, so how much can i get a ‘VERY GOOD’ nigerian used jetta with a very good engine & nice interior. Pls drop ur fone contact on my mail inbox.

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