# How far is Calabar from Jos?

The distance between Jos (Yakubu Gowon Airport) and Calabar (Margaret Ekpo International Airport) is 322 miles / 519 kilometers / 280 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Jos (JOS) to Calabar (CBQ) is 473 miles / 762 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 9 hours 46 minutes.

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519
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280
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1 h 6 min

## Distance from Jos to Calabar

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Jos to Calabar. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 322.486 miles
• 518.991 kilometers
• 280.233 nautical miles

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

Haversine formula
• 324.216 miles
• 521.775 kilometers
• 281.736 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Jos to Calabar?

The estimated flight time from Yakubu Gowon Airport to Margaret Ekpo International Airport is 1 hour and 6 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Yakubu Gowon Airport (JOS) and Margaret Ekpo International Airport (CBQ)

On average, flying from Jos to Calabar generates about 72 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 72 kilograms equals 160 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Jos to Calabar

See the map of the shortest flight path between Yakubu Gowon Airport (JOS) and Margaret Ekpo International Airport (CBQ).

## Airport information

Origin Yakubu Gowon Airport
City: Jos
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: JOS
ICAO Code: DNJO
Coordinates: 9°38′23″N, 8°52′8″E
Destination Margaret Ekpo International Airport
City: Calabar
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: CBQ
ICAO Code: DNCA
Coordinates: 4°58′33″N, 8°20′49″E