# How far is Kufra from Bayda?

The distance between Bayda (Al Abraq International Airport) and Kufra (Kufra Airport) is 599 miles / 963 kilometers / 520 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Bayda (LAQ) to Kufra (AKF) is 5473 miles / 8808 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 132 hours 1 minutes.

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1 h 37 min
113 kg

## Distance from Bayda to Kufra

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Bayda to Kufra. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 598.573 miles
• 963.309 kilometers
• 520.146 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
• 600.495 miles
• 966.403 kilometers
• 521.816 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 Bayda to Kufra?

The estimated flight time from Al Abraq International Airport to Kufra Airport is 1 hour and 37 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Al Abraq International Airport (LAQ) and Kufra Airport (AKF)

On average, flying from Bayda to Kufra generates about 113 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 113 kilograms equals 248 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Bayda to Kufra

See the map of the shortest flight path between Al Abraq International Airport (LAQ) and Kufra Airport (AKF).

## Airport information

Origin Al Abraq International Airport
City: Bayda
Country: Libya
IATA Code: LAQ
ICAO Code: HLLQ
Coordinates: 32°47′19″N, 21°57′51″E
Destination Kufra Airport
City: Kufra
Country: Libya
IATA Code: AKF
ICAO Code: HLKF
Coordinates: 24°10′43″N, 23°18′50″E