# How far is Hualien from Orchid Island?

The distance between Orchid Island (Lanyu Airport) and Hualien (Hualien Airport) is 137 miles / 221 kilometers / 119 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Orchid Island (KYD) to Hualien (HUN) is 180 miles / 289 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 5 hours 51 minutes.

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## Distance from Orchid Island to Hualien

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Orchid Island to Hualien. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 137.460 miles
• 221.221 kilometers
• 119.450 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
• 138.018 miles
• 222.119 kilometers
• 119.935 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 Orchid Island to Hualien?

The estimated flight time from Lanyu Airport to Hualien Airport is 45 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lanyu Airport (KYD) and Hualien Airport (HUN)

On average, flying from Orchid Island to Hualien generates about 45 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 45 kilograms equals 100 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Orchid Island to Hualien

See the map of the shortest flight path between Lanyu Airport (KYD) and Hualien Airport (HUN).

## Airport information

Origin Lanyu Airport
City: Orchid Island
Country: Taiwan
IATA Code: KYD
ICAO Code: RCLY
Coordinates: 22°1′37″N, 121°32′6″E
Destination Hualien Airport
City: Hualien
Country: Taiwan
IATA Code: HUN
ICAO Code: RCYU
Coordinates: 24°1′23″N, 121°37′4″E