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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 Flag of Botswana
IATA Code: GBE
ICAO Code: FBSK
Coordinates: 24°33′18″S, 25°55′5″E

B Lichinga Airport
City: Lichinga
Country: Mozambique Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Gaborone

 CAT

Lichinga

 CAT

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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