# How far is Bamako from Gao?

The distance between Gao (Gao International Airport) and Bamako (Bamako–Sénou International Airport) is 590 miles / 950 kilometers / 513 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Gao (GAQ) to Bamako (BKO) is 739 miles / 1189 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 16 hours 33 minutes.

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## Distance from Gao to Bamako

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Gao to Bamako. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 590.361 miles
• 950.093 kilometers
• 513.009 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
• 590.278 miles
• 949.960 kilometers
• 512.937 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 Gao to Bamako?

The estimated flight time from Gao International Airport to Bamako–Sénou International Airport is 1 hour and 37 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Gao and Bamako?

There is no time difference between Gao and Bamako.

## Flight carbon footprint between Gao International Airport (GAQ) and Bamako–Sénou International Airport (BKO)

On average, flying from Gao to Bamako generates about 111 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 111 kilograms equals 246 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Gao to Bamako

See the map of the shortest flight path between Gao International Airport (GAQ) and Bamako–Sénou International Airport (BKO).

## Airport information

Origin Gao International Airport
City: Gao
Country: Mali
IATA Code: GAQ
ICAO Code: GAGO
Coordinates: 16°14′54″N, 0°0′19″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