Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Al Ghaydah (AAY) and Socotra (SCT)

Flight distance from Al Ghaydah to Socotra (Al Ghaydah Airport – Socotra Airport) is 271 miles / 436 kilometers / 235 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Al Ghaydah (AAY) to Socotra (SCT) is 672 miles / 1082 kilometers and travel time by car is about 121 hours 59 minutes.

Al Ghaydah – Socotra

Distance arrow
271
Miles
Distance arrow
436
Kilometers
Distance arrow
235
Nautical miles

How far is Socotra from Al Ghaydah?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 270.893 miles
  • 435.960 kilometers
  • 235.399 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
  • 271.931 miles
  • 437.631 kilometers
  • 236.302 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Al Ghaydah Airport to Socotra Airport is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Al Ghaydah and Socotra.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Al Ghaydah to Socotra generates about 65 kg of CO2 per passenger, 65 kilograms is equal to 143 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Al Ghaydah to Socotra

Shortest flight path between Al Ghaydah Airport (AAY) and Socotra Airport (SCT).

Airport information

Origin Al Ghaydah Airport
City: Al Ghaydah
Country: Yemen Flag of Yemen
IATA Code: AAY
ICAO Code: OYGD
Coordinates: 16°11′30″N, 52°10′29″E
Destination Socotra Airport
City: Socotra
Country: Yemen Flag of Yemen
IATA Code: SCT
ICAO Code: OYSQ
Coordinates: 12°37′50″N, 53°54′20″E