# How far is Kayes from Gao?

The distance between Gao (Gao International Airport) and Kayes (Kayes Airport) is 770 miles / 1239 kilometers / 669 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Gao (GAQ) to Kayes (KYS) is 1120 miles / 1803 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 23 hours 49 minutes.

770
Miles
1239
Kilometers
669
Nautical miles
1 h 57 min
132 kg

## Distance from Gao to Kayes

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 769.993 miles
• 1239.183 kilometers
• 669.105 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
• 769.072 miles
• 1237.701 kilometers
• 668.305 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 Kayes?

The estimated flight time from Gao International Airport to Kayes Airport is 1 hour and 57 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Gao International Airport (GAQ) and Kayes Airport (KYS)

On average, flying from Gao to Kayes generates about 132 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 132 kilograms equals 291 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 Kayes

See the map of the shortest flight path between Gao International Airport (GAQ) and Kayes Airport (KYS).

## 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 Kayes Airport
City: Kayes
Country: Mali
IATA Code: KYS
ICAO Code: GAKY
Coordinates: 14°28′52″N, 11°24′15″W