There are 4 ways to get from Port Harcourt to Calabar by bus, taxi, car, train or shuttle

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Bus  •  18 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Harcourt to Jibowu Chisco Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Lagos to Calabar

$29 - $34

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Train, shuttle  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Port Harcourt to Enugu
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Enugu to Calabar

$12 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port Harcourt to Calabar 129.2 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Port Harcourt to Calabar 129.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Port Harcourt to Calabar is to train and shuttle which costs $12 - $14 and takes 12 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Harcourt to Calabar is to taxi which costs $60 - $80 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Port Harcourt to Calabar. However, there are services departing from Port Harcourt and arriving at Calabar via Lagos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 51 min.

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The distance between Port Harcourt and Calabar is 147 km. The road distance is 206.8 km.

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The best way to get from Port Harcourt to Calabar without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 51 min and costs $28 - $35.

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It takes approximately 18 h 51 min to get from Port Harcourt to Calabar, including transfers.

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Port Harcourt to Calabar bus services, operated by Chisco Group, depart from Port Harcourt station.

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Port Harcourt to Calabar bus services, operated by ABC Transport, arrive at Calabar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port Harcourt to Calabar is 207 km. It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to drive from Port Harcourt to Calabar.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Calabar. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 91.8 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 51 min

What companies run services between Port Harcourt, Nigeria and Calabar, Nigeria?

You can take a bus from Port Harcourt to Calabar via Jibowu Chisco Terminal and Lagos in around 18 h 51 min.

Train operators
Nigerian Railway Corporation
Phone
+(234) 9051902545
Email
info@nrc.gov.ng
Website
nrc.gov.ng
Train from Port Harcourt to Enugu
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nrc.gov.ng
Bus operators
Chisco Group
Website
chiscogroupng.com
Bus from Port Harcourt to Jibowu Chisco Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
chiscogroupng.com
ABC Transport
Website
abctransport.com
Bus from Lagos to Calabar
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
abctransport.com
Shuttle from Enugu to Calabar
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
abctransport.com
Other operators
Taxi from Port Harcourt to Calabar
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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