# How far is Tawau from Bintulu?

The distance between Bintulu (Bintulu Airport) and Tawau (Tawau Airport) is 362 miles / 583 kilometers / 315 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Bintulu (BTU) to Tawau (TWU) is 625 miles / 1006 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 14 hours 4 minutes.

362
Miles
583
Kilometers
315
Nautical miles
1 h 11 min

## Distance from Bintulu to Tawau

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Bintulu to Tawau. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 362.032 miles
• 582.634 kilometers
• 314.597 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
• 361.748 miles
• 582.177 kilometers
• 314.350 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 Bintulu to Tawau?

The estimated flight time from Bintulu Airport to Tawau Airport is 1 hour and 11 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Bintulu Airport (BTU) and Tawau Airport (TWU)

On average, flying from Bintulu to Tawau generates about 78 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 78 kilograms equals 173 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Bintulu to Tawau

See the map of the shortest flight path between Bintulu Airport (BTU) and Tawau Airport (TWU).

## Airport information

Origin Bintulu Airport
City: Bintulu
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: BTU
ICAO Code: WBGB
Coordinates: 3°7′25″N, 113°1′11″E
Destination Tawau Airport
City: Tawau
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: TWU
ICAO Code: WBKW
Coordinates: 4°19′12″N, 118°7′40″E