# How far is Bamburi from Lamu?

The distance between Lamu (Manda Airport) and Bamburi (Bamburi Airport) is 144 miles / 232 kilometers / 125 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Lamu (LAU) to Bamburi (BMQ) is 201 miles / 323 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 5 hours 25 minutes.

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## Distance from Lamu to Bamburi

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Lamu to Bamburi. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 144.186 miles
• 232.044 kilometers
• 125.294 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
• 144.681 miles
• 232.842 kilometers
• 125.724 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 Lamu to Bamburi?

The estimated flight time from Manda Airport to Bamburi Airport is 46 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Manda Airport (LAU) and Bamburi Airport (BMQ)

On average, flying from Lamu to Bamburi generates about 46 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 46 kilograms equals 102 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lamu to Bamburi

See the map of the shortest flight path between Manda Airport (LAU) and Bamburi Airport (BMQ).

## Airport information

Origin Manda Airport
City: Lamu
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: LAU
ICAO Code: HKLU
Coordinates: 2°15′8″S, 40°54′47″E
Destination Bamburi Airport
City: Bamburi
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: BMQ
ICAO Code: HKBM
Coordinates: 3°58′54″S, 39°43′50″E