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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 Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: LAU
ICAO Code: HKLU
Coordinates: 2°15′8″S, 40°54′47″E

B Kisumu International Airport
City: Kisumu
Country: Kenya Flag of 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.

Time Difference

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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

Round trip?