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Distance between Lamu (LAU) and Bamburi (BMQ)

Flight distance from Lamu to Bamburi (Manda Airport – Bamburi Airport) is 144 miles / 232 kilometers / 125 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Lamu (LAU) to Bamburi (BMQ) is 201 miles / 323 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Manda Airport (LAU) and Bamburi Airport (BMQ).

How far is Bamburi from Lamu?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lamu and Bamburi. Here are two common 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 earth.

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).

Airport information


A Manda Airport
City: Lamu
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: LAU
ICAO Code: HKLU
Coordinates: 2°15′8″S, 40°54′47″E

B Bamburi Airport
City: Bamburi
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: BMQ
ICAO Code: HKBM
Coordinates: 3°58′54″S, 39°43′50″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lamu and Bamburi is 8 hours. Bamburi is 8 hours behind Lamu.

Time Difference

Lamu

 EAT

Bamburi

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 46 kg (102 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lamu (LAU) → Bamburi (BMQ).

Distance:
144
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
144

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