# How far is Kassala from Asmara?

The distance between Asmara (Asmara International Airport) and Kassala (Kassala Airport) is 172 miles / 277 kilometers / 150 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Asmara (ASM) to Kassala (KSL) is 259 miles / 417 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 4 hours 58 minutes.

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## Distance from Asmara to Kassala

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 172.394 miles
• 277.442 kilometers
• 149.806 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
• 172.163 miles
• 277.069 kilometers
• 149.605 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 Kassala?

The estimated flight time from Asmara International Airport to Kassala Airport is 49 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Asmara International Airport (ASM) and Kassala Airport (KSL)

On average, flying from Asmara to Kassala generates about 50 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 50 kilograms equals 111 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 Kassala

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

## 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 Kassala Airport
City: Kassala
Country: Sudan
IATA Code: KSL
ICAO Code: HSKA
Coordinates: 15°23′14″N, 36°19′43″E