# How far is Kaohsiung from Orchid Island?

The distance between Orchid Island (Lanyu Airport) and Kaohsiung (Kaohsiung International Airport) is 85 miles / 136 kilometers / 74 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Orchid Island (KYD) to Kaohsiung (KHH) is 73 miles / 117 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 2 hours 17 minutes.

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## Distance from Orchid Island to Kaohsiung

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 84.790 miles
• 136.456 kilometers
• 73.680 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
• 84.751 miles
• 136.394 kilometers
• 73.647 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 Kaohsiung?

The estimated flight time from Lanyu Airport to Kaohsiung International Airport is 39 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lanyu Airport (KYD) and Kaohsiung International Airport (KHH)

On average, flying from Orchid Island to Kaohsiung generates about 37 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 37 kilograms equals 83 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 Kaohsiung

See the map of the shortest flight path between Lanyu Airport (KYD) and Kaohsiung International Airport (KHH).

## 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 Kaohsiung International Airport
City: Kaohsiung
Country: Taiwan
IATA Code: KHH
ICAO Code: RCKH
Coordinates: 22°34′37″N, 120°20′59″E