# Distance between Gaborone (GBE) and Lichinga (VXC)

Flight distance from Gaborone to Lichinga (Gaborone Sir Seretse Khama International Airport – Lichinga Airport) is 987 miles / 1589 kilometers / 858 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Gaborone (GBE) to Lichinga (VXC) is 1228 miles / 1977 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 6 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Gaborone to Lichinga.

Shortest flight path between Gaborone Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (GBE) and Lichinga Airport (VXC).

## How far is Lichinga from Gaborone?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Gaborone and Lichinga. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 987.323 miles
• 1588.942 kilometers
• 857.960 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
• 989.531 miles
• 1592.496 kilometers
• 859.879 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 Gaborone Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
City: Gaborone
Country: Botswana
IATA Code: GBE
ICAO Code: FBSK
Coordinates: 24°33′18″S, 25°55′5″E

B Lichinga Airport
City: Lichinga
Country: Mozambique
IATA Code: VXC
ICAO Code: FQLC
Coordinates: 13°16′26″S, 35°15′58″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Gaborone and Lichinga.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Gaborone (GBE) → Lichinga (VXC).

Distance:
987
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
987

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