# Distance between Jebel Ali (DWC) and Lukla (LUA)

Flight distance from Jebel Ali to Lukla (Al Maktoum International Airport – Tenzing–Hillary Airport) is 1963 miles / 3159 kilometers / 1706 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Jebel Ali (DWC) to Lukla (LUA) is 4170 miles / 6711 kilometers and travel time by car is about 79 hours 13 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Jebel Ali to Lukla.

Shortest flight path between Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) and Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA).

## How far is Lukla from Jebel Ali?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1963.103 miles
• 3159.309 kilometers
• 1705.890 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
• 1959.724 miles
• 3153.869 kilometers
• 1702.953 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 Al Maktoum International Airport
City: Jebel Ali
Country: United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: DWC
ICAO Code: OMDW
Coordinates: 24°53′46″N, 55°9′41″E

B Tenzing–Hillary Airport
City: Lukla
Country: 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 Jebel Ali and Lukla is 1 hour 45 minutes. Lukla is 1 hour 45 minutes ahead of Jebel Ali.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 214 kg (472 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jebel Ali (DWC) → Lukla (LUA).

Distance:
1963
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1963

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