Distance between Lamu (LAU) and Wajir (WJR)

Flight distance from Lamu to Wajir (Manda Airport – Wajir Airport) is 280 miles / 450 kilometers / 243 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Lamu (LAU) to Wajir (WJR) is 419 miles / 674 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Manda Airport (LAU) and Wajir Airport (WJR).

How far is Wajir from Lamu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 279.678 miles
• 450.097 kilometers
• 243.033 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
• 281.169 miles
• 452.498 kilometers
• 244.329 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 Wajir Airport
City: Wajir
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: WJR
ICAO Code: HKWJ
Coordinates: 1°43′59″N, 40°5′29″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lamu and Wajir.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (146 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lamu (LAU) → Wajir (WJR).

Distance:
280
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
280

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