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How far is Socotra from Aden?

The distance between Aden (Aden International Airport) and Socotra (Socotra Airport) is 599 miles / 964 kilometers / 521 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 1 hour and 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Aden (ADE) to Socotra (SCT) is 708 miles / 1139 kilometers and travel time by car is about 122 hours 20 minutes.

Aden International Airport – Socotra Airport

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Distance from Aden to Socotra

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Aden to Socotra. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 599.159 miles
  • 964.252 kilometers
  • 520.655 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
  • 598.394 miles
  • 963.021 kilometers
  • 519.990 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 Aden to Socotra?

The estimated flight time from Aden International Airport to Socotra Airport is 1 hour and 38 minutes.

What is the time difference between Aden and Socotra?

There is no time difference between Aden and Socotra.

Flight carbon footprint between Aden International Airport (ADE) and Socotra Airport (SCT)

On average, flying from Aden to Socotra generates about 113 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 113 kilograms equals 248 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Aden to Socotra

Shortest flight path between Aden International Airport (ADE) and Socotra Airport (SCT).

Airport information

Origin Aden International Airport
City: Aden
Country: Yemen Flag of Yemen
IATA Code: ADE
ICAO Code: OYAA
Coordinates: 12°49′46″N, 45°1′43″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