# Distance between Lamu (LAU) and Kisumu (KIS)

Flight distance from Lamu to Kisumu (Manda Airport – Kisumu International Airport) is 453 miles / 729 kilometers / 393 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Lamu (LAU) to Kisumu (KIS) is 625 miles / 1006 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 10 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lamu to Kisumu.

Shortest flight path between Manda Airport (LAU) and Kisumu International Airport (KIS).

## How far is Kisumu from Lamu?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lamu and Kisumu. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 452.813 miles
• 728.732 kilometers
• 393.484 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
• 452.636 miles
• 728.447 kilometers
• 393.330 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
IATA Code: LAU
ICAO Code: HKLU
Coordinates: 2°15′8″S, 40°54′47″E

B Kisumu International Airport
City: Kisumu
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: KIS
ICAO Code: HKKI
Coordinates: 0°5′10″S, 34°43′44″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lamu and Kisumu.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 92 kg (202 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lamu (LAU) → Kisumu (KIS).

Distance:
453
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
453

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