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

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

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

Cheapest option

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

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

You can take a bus from Port Harcourt to Calabar via Jibowu 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
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Port Harcourt and Calabar is 147 km. The road distance is 207 km.

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.

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

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.

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