There are 5 ways to get from Benin City to Calabar by taxi, car or plane

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

Taxi  •  7 h 30 min

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

$140 - $180

Cheapest option

Fly to Uyo  •  5 h 39 min

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

$83 - $348

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Benin City to Calabar 294.4 miles

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

$363 - $628

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

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

Arik Air, Air Peace and Dana Airlines fly from Benin City to Calabar twice daily.

Airlines
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Benin City to Uyo via Lagos
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Benin City to Port Harcourt via Lagos
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Benin City to Owerri via Lagos
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 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
Dana Airlines
Website
flydanaair.com
Flights from Benin City to Uyo via Abuja
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
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 Benin City to Calabar
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Benin City and Calabar is 336 km. The road distance is 471 km.

The cheapest way to get from Benin City to Calabar is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 7 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Benin City to Calabar is to fly and taxi which takes 5 h 34 min and costs $360 - $650.

It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to drive 471.1 km from Benin City to Calabar.