Map of flight path and driving directions from Dandong to Lukla.
Shortest flight path between Dandong Langtou Airport (DDG) and Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA).
How far is Lukla from Dandong?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Dandong and Lukla. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2300.212 miles
- 3701.833 kilometers
- 1998.830 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
- 2296.718 miles
- 3696.209 kilometers
- 1995.793 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Dandong and Lukla is 2 hours 15 minutes. Lukla is 2 hours 15 minutes behind Dandong.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 252 kg (555 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Dandong (DDG) → Lukla (LUA).