How far is Owerri from Akure?

The distance between Akure (Akure Airport) and Owerri (Sam Mbakwe Airport) is 181 miles / 291 kilometers / 157 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Akure (AKR) to Owerri (QOW) is 252 miles / 405 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 5 hours 1 minutes.

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Distance from Akure to Owerri

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Akure to Owerri. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 181.073 miles
• 291.409 kilometers
• 157.348 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
• 181.438 miles
• 291.997 kilometers
• 157.666 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 Akure to Owerri?

The estimated flight time from Akure Airport to Sam Mbakwe Airport is 50 minutes.

Flight carbon footprint between Akure Airport (AKR) and Sam Mbakwe Airport (QOW)

On average, flying from Akure to Owerri generates about 52 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 52 kilograms equals 114 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Akure to Owerri

See the map of the shortest flight path between Akure Airport (AKR) and Sam Mbakwe Airport (QOW).

Airport information

Origin Akure Airport
City: Akure
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: AKR
ICAO Code: DNAK
Coordinates: 7°14′48″N, 5°18′3″E
Destination Sam Mbakwe Airport
City: Owerri
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: QOW
ICAO Code: DNIM
Coordinates: 5°25′37″N, 7°12′21″E