# Distance between Gambela (GMB) and Dessie (DSE)

Flight distance from Gambela to Dessie (Gambela Airport – Kombolcha Airport) is 406 miles / 653 kilometers / 352 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Gambela (GMB) to Dessie (DSE) is 674 miles / 1085 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 26 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Gambela to Dessie.

Shortest flight path between Gambela Airport (GMB) and Kombolcha Airport (DSE).

## How far is Dessie from Gambela?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Gambela and Dessie. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 405.568 miles
• 652.698 kilometers
• 352.429 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
• 405.743 miles
• 652.980 kilometers
• 352.581 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 Gambela Airport
City: Gambela
Country: Ethiopia
IATA Code: GMB
ICAO Code: HAGM
Coordinates: 8°7′43″N, 34°33′47″E

B Kombolcha Airport
City: Dessie
Country: Ethiopia
IATA Code: DSE
Coordinates: 11°4′57″N, 39°42′41″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Gambela and Dessie.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 85 kg (187 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Gambela (GMB) → Dessie (DSE).

Distance:
406
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
406

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