# How far is Sokoto from Benin?

The distance between Benin (Benin Airport) and Sokoto (Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport) is 454 miles / 731 kilometers / 395 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Benin (BNI) to Sokoto (SKO) is 630 miles / 1014 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 12 hours 41 minutes.

454
Miles
731
Kilometers
395
Nautical miles
1 h 21 min

## Distance from Benin to Sokoto

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Benin to Sokoto. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 454.343 miles
• 731.195 kilometers
• 394.814 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
• 456.751 miles
• 735.070 kilometers
• 396.906 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 Benin to Sokoto?

The estimated flight time from Benin Airport to Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport is 1 hour and 21 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Benin and Sokoto?

There is no time difference between Benin and Sokoto.

## Flight carbon footprint between Benin Airport (BNI) and Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport (SKO)

On average, flying from Benin to Sokoto generates about 92 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 92 kilograms equals 203 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Benin to Sokoto

See the map of the shortest flight path between Benin Airport (BNI) and Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport (SKO).

## Airport information

Origin Benin Airport
City: Benin
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: BNI
ICAO Code: DNBE
Coordinates: 6°19′1″N, 5°35′58″E
Destination Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport
City: Sokoto
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: SKO
ICAO Code: DNSO
Coordinates: 12°54′58″N, 5°12′25″E