How far is Bamako from Dakar?

Distance between Dakar (Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport) and Bamako (Bamako–Sénou International Airport) is 659 miles / 1061 kilometers / 573 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Dakar (DKR) to Bamako (BKO) is 796 miles / 1281 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 35 minutes.

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Distance from Dakar to Bamako

There are several ways to calculate distance from Dakar to Bamako. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 659.026 miles
• 1060.599 kilometers
• 572.678 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
• 658.389 miles
• 1059.574 kilometers
• 572.124 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 Dakar to Bamako?

Estimated flight time from Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport to Bamako–Sénou International Airport is 1 hour 44 minutes.

What is the time difference between Dakar and Bamako?

There is no time difference between Dakar and Bamako.

Flight carbon footprint between Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport (DKR) and Bamako–Sénou International Airport (BKO)

On average flying from Dakar to Bamako generates about 120 kg of CO2 per passenger, 120 kilograms is equal to 264 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dakar to Bamako

Shortest flight path between Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport (DKR) and Bamako–Sénou International Airport (BKO).

Airport information

Origin Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport
City: Dakar
Country: Senegal
IATA Code: DKR
ICAO Code: GOOY
Coordinates: 14°44′22″N, 17°29′24″W
Destination Bamako–Sénou International Airport
City: Bamako
Country: Mali
IATA Code: BKO
ICAO Code: GABS
Coordinates: 12°32′0″N, 7°56′59″W