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Distance between Akure (AKR) and Jos (JOS)

Flight distance from Akure to Jos (Akure Airport – Yakubu Gowon Airport) is 294 miles / 474 kilometers / 256 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Akure (AKR) to Jos (JOS) is 411 miles / 662 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Akure to Jos.

Shortest flight path between Akure Airport (AKR) and Yakubu Gowon Airport (JOS).

How far is Jos from Akure?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Akure and Jos. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 294.355 miles
  • 473.718 kilometers
  • 255.788 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
  • 294.611 miles
  • 474.131 kilometers
  • 256.010 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 Akure Airport
City: Akure
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: AKR
ICAO Code: DNAK
Coordinates: 7°14′48″N, 5°18′3″E

B Yakubu Gowon Airport
City: Jos
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: JOS
ICAO Code: DNJO
Coordinates: 9°38′23″N, 8°52′8″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Akure and Jos.

Time Difference

Akure

 WAT

Jos

 WAT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (151 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Akure (AKR) → Jos (JOS).

Distance:
294
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
294

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