# Distance between Calabar (CBQ) and Kano (KAN)

Flight distance from Calabar to Kano (Margaret Ekpo International Airport – Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport) is 486 miles / 782 kilometers / 422 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Calabar (CBQ) to Kano (KAN) is 675 miles / 1086 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 13 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Calabar to Kano.

Shortest flight path between Margaret Ekpo International Airport (CBQ) and Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (KAN).

## How far is Kano from Calabar?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Calabar and Kano. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 486.136 miles
• 782.360 kilometers
• 422.441 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 488.750 miles
• 786.567 kilometers
• 424.712 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A Margaret Ekpo International Airport
City: Calabar
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: CBQ
ICAO Code: DNCA
Coordinates: 4°58′33″N, 8°20′49″E

B Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport
City: Kano
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: KAN
ICAO Code: DNKN
Coordinates: 12°2′51″N, 8°31′28″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Calabar and Kano.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (213 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Calabar (CBQ) → Kano (KAN).

Distance:
486
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
486

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