# How far is Axum from Asmara?

The distance between Asmara (Asmara International Airport) and Axum (Axum Airport) is 79 miles / 128 kilometers / 69 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Asmara (ASM) to Axum (AXU) is 146 miles / 235 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 4 hours 28 minutes.

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128
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## Distance from Asmara to Axum

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Asmara to Axum. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 79.267 miles
• 127.568 kilometers
• 68.881 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
• 79.654 miles
• 128.190 kilometers
• 69.217 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 Asmara to Axum?

The estimated flight time from Asmara International Airport to Axum Airport is 39 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Asmara International Airport (ASM) and Axum Airport (AXU)

On average, flying from Asmara to Axum generates about 37 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 37 kilograms equals 81 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Asmara to Axum

See the map of the shortest flight path between Asmara International Airport (ASM) and Axum Airport (AXU).

## Airport information

Origin Asmara International Airport
City: Asmara
Country: Eritrea
IATA Code: ASM
ICAO Code: HHAS
Coordinates: 15°17′30″N, 38°54′38″E
Destination Axum Airport
City: Axum
Country: Ethiopia
IATA Code: AXU
ICAO Code: HAAX
Coordinates: 14°8′48″N, 38°46′22″E