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Distance between Kayes (KYS) and Timbuktu (TOM)

Flight distance from Kayes to Timbuktu (Kayes Airport – Timbuktu Airport) is 580 miles / 934 kilometers / 504 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Kayes (KYS) to Timbuktu (TOM) is 798 miles / 1284 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 2 minutes.

Kayes – Timbuktu

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580
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934
Kilometers
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504
Nautical miles

How far is Timbuktu from Kayes?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 580.441 miles
  • 934.129 kilometers
  • 504.389 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
  • 579.909 miles
  • 933.274 kilometers
  • 503.927 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 Kayes to Timbuktu?

Estimated flight time from Kayes Airport to Timbuktu Airport is 1 hour 35 minutes.

What is the time difference between Kayes and Timbuktu?

There is no time difference between Kayes and Timbuktu.

Flight carbon footprint between Kayes Airport (KYS) and Timbuktu Airport (TOM)

On average flying from Kayes to Timbuktu generates about 110 kg of CO2 per passenger, 110 kilograms is equal to 243 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kayes to Timbuktu

Shortest flight path between Kayes Airport (KYS) and Timbuktu Airport (TOM).

Airport information

Origin Kayes Airport
City: Kayes
Country: Mali Flag of Mali
IATA Code: KYS
ICAO Code: GAKY
Coordinates: 14°28′52″N, 11°24′15″W
Destination Timbuktu Airport
City: Timbuktu
Country: Mali Flag of Mali
IATA Code: TOM
ICAO Code: GATB
Coordinates: 16°43′49″N, 3°0′27″W