How far is Mbandaka from Kinshasa?

The distance between Kinshasa (Kinshasa N'djili Airport) and Mbandaka (Mbandaka Airport) is 361 miles / 581 kilometers / 314 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kinshasa (FIH) to Mbandaka (MDK) is 721 miles / 1160 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 36 hours 24 minutes.

361
Miles
581
Kilometers
314
Nautical miles
1 h 11 min

Distance from Kinshasa to Mbandaka

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kinshasa to Mbandaka. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 361.070 miles
• 581.086 kilometers
• 313.761 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
• 362.373 miles
• 583.183 kilometers
• 314.894 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 Kinshasa to Mbandaka?

The estimated flight time from Kinshasa N'djili Airport to Mbandaka Airport is 1 hour and 11 minutes.

Flight carbon footprint between Kinshasa N'djili Airport (FIH) and Mbandaka Airport (MDK)

On average, flying from Kinshasa to Mbandaka generates about 78 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 78 kilograms equals 172 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kinshasa to Mbandaka

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kinshasa N'djili Airport (FIH) and Mbandaka Airport (MDK).

Airport information

Origin Kinshasa N'djili Airport
City: Kinshasa
Country: Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: FIH
ICAO Code: FZAA
Coordinates: 4°23′8″S, 15°26′40″E
Destination Mbandaka Airport
City: Mbandaka
Country: Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: MDK
ICAO Code: FZEA
Coordinates: 0°1′21″N, 18°17′19″E