How to call a php function from the command line

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By using the -r parameter we can run a script in-line.

php -r "require 'mylocation.php'; callmyfunc(143);"

where -r Run PHP without using script tags <?..?>

The above line will call callmyfunc() function with numeric argument 143 inside a mylocation.php file.
To run the above command you chould be in the directory where mylocation.php resides.

http://php.net/manual/en/features.commandline.options.php