# Distance between Calabar (CBQ) and Sokoto (SKO)

Flight distance from Calabar to Sokoto (Margaret Ekpo International Airport – Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport) is 586 miles / 944 kilometers / 509 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Calabar (CBQ) to Sokoto (SKO) is 835 miles / 1344 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Margaret Ekpo International Airport (CBQ) and Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport (SKO).

## How far is Sokoto from Calabar?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 586.302 miles
• 943.561 kilometers
• 509.482 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
• 588.928 miles
• 947.788 kilometers
• 511.765 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 Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport
City: Sokoto
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: SKO
ICAO Code: DNSO
Coordinates: 12°54′58″N, 5°12′25″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Calabar and Sokoto.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (245 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Calabar (CBQ) → Sokoto (SKO).

Distance:
586
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
586

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