# Distance between Calabar (CBQ) and Makurdi (MDI)

Flight distance from Calabar to Makurdi (Margaret Ekpo International Airport – Makurdi Airport) is 188 miles / 303 kilometers / 164 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Calabar (CBQ) to Makurdi (MDI) is 311 miles / 501 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Margaret Ekpo International Airport (CBQ) and Makurdi Airport (MDI).

## How far is Makurdi from Calabar?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 188.343 miles
• 303.109 kilometers
• 163.666 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
• 189.365 miles
• 304.753 kilometers
• 164.554 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 Makurdi Airport
City: Makurdi
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: MDI
ICAO Code: DNMK
Coordinates: 7°42′13″N, 8°36′50″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Calabar and Makurdi.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (116 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Calabar (CBQ) → Makurdi (MDI).

Distance:
188
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
188

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