There are 6 ways to get from Benin City to Calabar by plane, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Owerri, taxi  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Benin City (BNI) to Owerri (QOW) BNI - QOW
  2. Take a taxi from Owerri to Calabar

$103 - $368

Cheapest option

Fly to Calabar  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Benin City (BNI) to Calabar (CBQ) BNI - CBQ

$51 - $307

4 alternative options

Fly to Port Harcourt, taxi  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Benin City (BNI) to Port Harcourt (PHC) BNI - PHC
  2. Take a taxi from Port Harcourt to Calabar

$108 - $368

Fly to Uyo  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Benin City (BNI) to Uyo (QUO) BNI - QUO

$83 - $348

Taxi  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Benin City to Calabar 294.4 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Benin City to Calabar 294.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Benin City to Calabar is to fly which costs $50 - $310 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Benin City to Calabar is to fly which costs $80 - $350 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Benin City and Calabar is 336 km. The road distance is 471.1 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Benin City to Calabar, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Benin City to Calabar is 471 km. It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to drive from Benin City to Calabar.

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Map of how to get from Benin City to Calabar.
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  • Distance: 210 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

What companies run services between Benin City, Nigeria and Calabar, Nigeria?

Air Peace and Arik Air fly from Benin City to Calabar 5 times a week.

Airlines
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Benin City to Owerri via Lagos
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Flights from Benin City to Owerri via Abuja
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Benin City to Port Harcourt via Abuja
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Benin City to Port Harcourt via Lagos
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Benin City to Port Harcourt via Abuja
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Benin City to Calabar via Abuja
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Benin City to Uyo via Abuja
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Dana Airlines
Website
flydanaair.com
Flights from Benin City to Owerri via Abuja
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Benin City to Port Harcourt via Abuja
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Other operators
Taxi from Owerri to Calabar
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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