# How far is Basankusu from Kananga?

The distance between Kananga (Kananga Airport) and Basankusu (Basankusu Airport) is 523 miles / 842 kilometers / 455 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kananga (KGA) to Basankusu (BSU) is 933 miles / 1501 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 27 hours 42 minutes.

523
Miles
842
Kilometers
455
Nautical miles
1 h 29 min
102 kg

## Distance from Kananga to Basankusu

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kananga to Basankusu. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 523.375 miles
• 842.291 kilometers
• 454.801 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 525.860 miles
• 846.290 kilometers
• 456.960 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 Kananga to Basankusu?

The estimated flight time from Kananga Airport to Basankusu Airport is 1 hour and 29 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kananga Airport (KGA) and Basankusu Airport (BSU)

On average, flying from Kananga to Basankusu generates about 102 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 102 kilograms equals 225 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kananga to Basankusu

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kananga Airport (KGA) and Basankusu Airport (BSU).

## Airport information

Origin Kananga Airport
City: Kananga
Country: Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: KGA
ICAO Code: FZUA
Coordinates: 5°54′0″S, 22°28′9″E
Destination Basankusu Airport
City: Basankusu
Country: Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: BSU
ICAO Code: FZEN
Coordinates: 1°13′28″N, 19°47′20″E