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Distance between Cardiff (CWL) and Luqa (MLA)

Distance from Cardiff to Luqa (Cardiff Airport – Malta International Airport) is 1389 miles / 2235 kilometers / 1207 nautical miles.

How far is Luqa from Cardiff?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Cardiff and Luqa. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1388.578 miles
  • 2234.699 kilometers
  • 1206.641 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
  • 1387.742 miles
  • 2233.354 kilometers
  • 1205.915 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 Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Malta International Airport (MLA) is 3 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cardiff and Luqa is 1 hour. Luqa is 1 hour ahead of Cardiff.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (369 pounds).

Airport information


A Cardiff Airport
City: Cardiff
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: CWL
ICAO Code: EGFF
Coordinates: 51°23′48″N, 3°20′35″W

B Malta International Airport
City: Luqa
Country: Malta Flag of Malta
IATA Code: MLA
ICAO Code: LMML
Coordinates: 35°51′26″N, 14°28′39″E

Cardiff to Luqa flight path

Shortest flight path between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Malta International Airport (MLA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cardiff (CWL) → Luqa (MLA).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1389
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1389

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