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Distance between Jos (JOS) and Sokoto (SKO)

Flight distance from Jos to Sokoto (Yakubu Gowon Airport – Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport) is 335 miles / 540 kilometers / 291 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Jos (JOS) to Sokoto (SKO) is 411 miles / 661 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 20 minutes.

Jos – Sokoto

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335
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540
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291
Nautical miles

How far is Sokoto from Jos?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 335.287 miles
  • 539.593 kilometers
  • 291.357 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
  • 335.850 miles
  • 540.498 kilometers
  • 291.846 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).

How long does it take to fly from Jos to Sokoto?

Estimated flight time from Yakubu Gowon Airport to Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport is 1 hour 8 minutes.

What is the time difference between Jos and Sokoto?

There is no time difference between Jos and Sokoto.

Flight carbon footprint between Yakubu Gowon Airport (JOS) and Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport (SKO)

On average flying from Jos to Sokoto generates about 74 kg of CO2 per passenger, 74 kilograms is equal to 164 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Jos to Sokoto

Shortest flight path between Yakubu Gowon Airport (JOS) and Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport (SKO).

Airport information

Origin Yakubu Gowon Airport
City: Jos
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: JOS
ICAO Code: DNJO
Coordinates: 9°38′23″N, 8°52′8″E
Destination Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport
City: Sokoto
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: SKO
ICAO Code: DNSO
Coordinates: 12°54′58″N, 5°12′25″E