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Distance between Burao (BUO) and Mogadishu (MGQ)

Flight distance from Burao to Mogadishu (Burao Airport – Aden Adde International Airport) is 516 miles / 830 kilometers / 448 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Burao (BUO) to Mogadishu (MGQ) is 672 miles / 1081 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 37 minutes.

Burao – Mogadishu

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516
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830
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448
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How far is Mogadishu from Burao?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 515.858 miles
  • 830.194 kilometers
  • 448.269 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
  • 518.691 miles
  • 834.752 kilometers
  • 450.730 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Burao Airport to Aden Adde International Airport is 1 hour 28 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Burao and Mogadishu.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Burao to Mogadishu generates about 101 kg of CO2 per passenger, 101 kilograms is equal to 223 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Burao to Mogadishu

Shortest flight path between Burao Airport (BUO) and Aden Adde International Airport (MGQ).

Airport information

Origin Burao Airport
City: Burao
Country: Somalia Flag of Somalia
IATA Code: BUO
ICAO Code: HCMV
Coordinates: 9°31′1″N, 45°34′1″E
Destination Aden Adde International Airport
City: Mogadishu
Country: Somalia Flag of Somalia
IATA Code: MGQ
ICAO Code: HCMM
Coordinates: 2°0′51″N, 45°18′16″E