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Distance between Cochin (COK) and Lukla (LUA)

Flight distance from Cochin to Lukla (Cochin International Airport – Tenzing–Hillary Airport) is 1381 miles / 2222 kilometers / 1200 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Cochin (COK) to Lukla (LUA) is 1816 miles / 2922 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Cochin to Lukla.

Shortest flight path between Cochin International Airport (COK) and Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA).

How far is Lukla from Cochin?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Cochin and Lukla. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1380.869 miles
  • 2222.293 kilometers
  • 1199.942 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
  • 1385.118 miles
  • 2229.132 kilometers
  • 1203.635 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 Cochin International Airport
City: Cochin
Country: India Flag of India
IATA Code: COK
ICAO Code: VOCI
Coordinates: 10°9′7″N, 76°24′6″E

B Tenzing–Hillary Airport
City: Lukla
Country: Nepal Flag of Nepal
IATA Code: LUA
ICAO Code: VNLK
Coordinates: 27°41′12″N, 86°43′46″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cochin and Lukla is 15 minutes. Lukla is 15 minutes ahead of Cochin.

Time Difference

Cochin

 IST

Lukla

 +0545

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 172 kg (379 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cochin (COK) → Lukla (LUA).

Distance:
1381
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1381

Round trip?