# How far is Matadi from Kananga?

The distance between Kananga (Kananga Airport) and Matadi (Matadi Tshimpi Airport) is 621 miles / 1000 kilometers / 540 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kananga (KGA) to Matadi (MAT) is 897 miles / 1444 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 18 hours 39 minutes.

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115 kg

## Distance from Kananga to Matadi

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 621.330 miles
• 999.933 kilometers
• 539.921 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
• 620.614 miles
• 998.782 kilometers
• 539.299 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 Matadi?

The estimated flight time from Kananga Airport to Matadi Tshimpi Airport is 1 hour and 40 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kananga Airport (KGA) and Matadi Tshimpi Airport (MAT)

On average, flying from Kananga to Matadi generates about 115 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 115 kilograms equals 254 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 Matadi

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kananga Airport (KGA) and Matadi Tshimpi Airport (MAT).

## 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