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Distance between Bamako (BKO) and Gao (GAQ)

Flight distance from Bamako to Gao (Bamako–Sénou International Airport – Gao International Airport) is 590 miles / 950 kilometers / 513 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Bamako (BKO) to Gao (GAQ) is 739 miles / 1190 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bamako to Gao.

Shortest flight path between Bamako–Sénou International Airport (BKO) and Gao International Airport (GAQ).

How far is Gao from Bamako?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Bamako and Gao. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 590.361 miles
  • 950.093 kilometers
  • 513.009 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
  • 590.278 miles
  • 949.960 kilometers
  • 512.937 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 Bamako–Sénou International Airport
City: Bamako
Country: Mali Flag of Mali
IATA Code: BKO
ICAO Code: GABS
Coordinates: 12°32′0″N, 7°56′59″W

B Gao International Airport
City: Gao
Country: Mali Flag of Mali
IATA Code: GAQ
ICAO Code: GAGO
Coordinates: 16°14′54″N, 0°0′19″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Bamako and Gao.

Time Difference

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Gao

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (246 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Bamako (BKO) → Gao (GAQ).

Distance:
590
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
590

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