# How far is Nangan from Orchid Island?

The distance between Orchid Island (Lanyu Airport) and Nangan (Matsu Nangan Airport) is 301 miles / 485 kilometers / 262 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Orchid Island (KYD) to Nangan (LZN) is 449 miles / 722 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 51 hours 31 minutes.

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## Distance from Orchid Island to Nangan

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 301.366 miles
• 485.002 kilometers
• 261.880 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
• 302.366 miles
• 486.611 kilometers
• 262.749 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 Nangan?

The estimated flight time from Lanyu Airport to Matsu Nangan Airport is 1 hour and 4 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lanyu Airport (KYD) and Matsu Nangan Airport (LZN)

On average, flying from Orchid Island to Nangan generates about 69 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 69 kilograms equals 153 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 Nangan

See the map of the shortest flight path between Lanyu Airport (KYD) and Matsu Nangan Airport (LZN).

## 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 Matsu Nangan Airport
City: Nangan
Country: Taiwan
IATA Code: LZN
ICAO Code: RCFG
Coordinates: 26°9′35″N, 119°57′28″E