# Distance between Kisumu (KIS) and Lamu (LAU)

Flight distance from Kisumu to Lamu (Kisumu International Airport – Manda Airport) is 453 miles / 729 kilometers / 393 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Kisumu (KIS) to Lamu (LAU) is 626 miles / 1007 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 59 minutes.

453
Miles
729
Kilometers
393
Nautical miles
1 h 21 min

## How far is Lamu from Kisumu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 452.813 miles
• 728.732 kilometers
• 393.484 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
• 452.636 miles
• 728.447 kilometers
• 393.330 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 Kisumu to Lamu?

Estimated flight time from Kisumu International Airport to Manda Airport is 1 hour 21 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Kisumu and Lamu?

There is no time difference between Kisumu and Lamu.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kisumu International Airport (KIS) and Manda Airport (LAU)

On average flying from Kisumu to Lamu generates about 92 kg of CO2 per passenger, 92 kilograms is equal to 202 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kisumu to Lamu

Shortest flight path between Kisumu International Airport (KIS) and Manda Airport (LAU).

## Airport information

Origin Kisumu International Airport
City: Kisumu
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: KIS
ICAO Code: HKKI
Coordinates: 0°5′10″S, 34°43′44″E
Destination Manda Airport
City: Lamu
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: LAU
ICAO Code: HKLU
Coordinates: 2°15′8″S, 40°54′47″E