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Distance between Lamu (LAU) and Malindi (MYD)

Flight distance from Lamu to Malindi (Manda Airport – Malindi Airport) is 87 miles / 141 kilometers / 76 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Lamu (LAU) to Malindi (MYD) is 137 miles / 220 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Manda Airport (LAU) and Malindi Airport (MYD).

How far is Malindi from Lamu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 87.453 miles
  • 140.743 kilometers
  • 75.995 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
  • 87.701 miles
  • 141.142 kilometers
  • 76.210 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 Malindi Airport
City: Malindi
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: MYD
ICAO Code: HKML
Coordinates: 3°13′45″S, 40°6′6″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lamu and Malindi.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 38 kg (84 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lamu (LAU) → Malindi (MYD).

Distance:
87
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
87

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