# How far is Altenburg from Emden?

The distance between Emden (Emden Airport) and Altenburg (Leipzig–Altenburg Airport) is 279 miles / 449 kilometers / 243 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Emden (EME) to Altenburg (AOC) is 347 miles / 558 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 5 hours 33 minutes.

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## Distance from Emden to Altenburg

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Emden to Altenburg. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 279.296 miles
• 449.483 kilometers
• 242.701 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
• 278.651 miles
• 448.446 kilometers
• 242.141 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 Emden to Altenburg?

The estimated flight time from Emden Airport to Leipzig–Altenburg Airport is 1 hour and 1 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Emden Airport (EME) and Leipzig–Altenburg Airport (AOC)

On average, flying from Emden to Altenburg generates about 66 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 66 kilograms equals 146 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Emden to Altenburg

See the map of the shortest flight path between Emden Airport (EME) and Leipzig–Altenburg Airport (AOC).

## Airport information

Origin Emden Airport
City: Emden
Country: Germany
IATA Code: EME
ICAO Code: EDWE
Coordinates: 53°23′27″N, 7°13′38″E
Destination Leipzig–Altenburg Airport
City: Altenburg
Country: Germany
IATA Code: AOC
ICAO Code: EDAC
Coordinates: 50°58′55″N, 12°30′22″E