How far is Lukla from Simikot?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Simikot and Lukla. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 336.757 miles
- 541.958 kilometers
- 292.634 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
- 336.499 miles
- 541.543 kilometers
- 292.410 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).
Estimated flight time from Simikot Airport (IMK) to Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA) is 1 hour 8 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Simikot and Lukla.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 73 kg (160 pounds).
Simikot to Lukla flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Simikot (IMK) → Lukla (LUA).