# How far is Matam from Dakar?

The distance between Dakar (Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport) and Matam (Ouro Sogui Airport) is 284 miles / 458 kilometers / 247 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Dakar (DKR) to Matam (MAX) is 326 miles / 524 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 13 minutes.

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## Distance from Dakar to Matam

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Dakar to Matam. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 284.404 miles
• 457.704 kilometers
• 247.140 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 284.097 miles
• 457.210 kilometers
• 246.874 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 Matam?

The estimated flight time from Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport to Ouro Sogui Airport is 1 hour and 2 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport (DKR) and Ouro Sogui Airport (MAX)

On average, flying from Dakar to Matam generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 67 kilograms equals 147 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 Matam

See the map of the shortest flight path between Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport (DKR) and Ouro Sogui Airport (MAX).

## 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 Ouro Sogui Airport
City: Matam
Country: Senegal
IATA Code: MAX
ICAO Code: GOSM
Coordinates: 15°35′36″N, 13°19′22″W