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Distance between Ulanhot (HLH) and Lukla (LUA)

Flight distance from Ulanhot to Lukla (Ulanhot Airport – Tenzing–Hillary Airport) is 2301 miles / 3704 kilometers / 2000 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Ulanhot (HLH) to Lukla (LUA) is 3365 miles / 5416 kilometers and travel time by car is about 62 hours 34 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Ulanhot to Lukla.

Shortest flight path between Ulanhot Airport (HLH) and Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA).

How far is Lukla from Ulanhot?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Ulanhot and Lukla. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2301.400 miles
  • 3703.744 kilometers
  • 1999.862 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
  • 2299.072 miles
  • 3699.997 kilometers
  • 1997.839 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 Ulanhot Airport
City: Ulanhot
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: HLH
ICAO Code: ZBUL
Coordinates: 46°4′58″N, 122°1′1″E

B Tenzing–Hillary Airport
City: Lukla
Country: Nepal Flag of Nepal
IATA Code: LUA
ICAO Code: VNLK
Coordinates: 27°41′12″N, 86°43′46″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Ulanhot and Lukla is 2 hours 15 minutes. Lukla is 2 hours 15 minutes behind Ulanhot.

Time Difference

Ulanhot

 CST

Lukla

 +0545

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 252 kg (556 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ulanhot (HLH) → Lukla (LUA).

Distance:
2301
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2301

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