# How far is Mbandaka from Lodja?

The distance between Lodja (Lodja Airport) and Mbandaka (Mbandaka Airport) is 428 miles / 689 kilometers / 372 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 1 hour and 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Lodja (LJA) to Mbandaka (MDK) is 804 miles / 1294 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 6 minutes.

428
Miles
689
Kilometers
372
Nautical miles
1 h 18 min

## Distance from Lodja to Mbandaka

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Lodja to Mbandaka. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 427.971 miles
• 688.753 kilometers
• 371.897 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 428.371 miles
• 689.396 kilometers
• 372.244 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Lodja to Mbandaka?

The estimated flight time from Lodja Airport to Mbandaka Airport is 1 hour and 18 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Lodja and Mbandaka?

The time difference between Lodja and Mbandaka is 1 hour. Mbandaka is 1 hour behind Lodja.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lodja Airport (LJA) and Mbandaka Airport (MDK)

On average, flying from Lodja to Mbandaka generates about 88 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 88 kilograms equals 194 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lodja to Mbandaka

Shortest flight path between Lodja Airport (LJA) and Mbandaka Airport (MDK).

## Airport information

Origin Lodja Airport
City: Lodja
Country: Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: LJA
ICAO Code: FZVA
Coordinates: 3°25′1″S, 23°27′0″E
Destination Mbandaka Airport
City: Mbandaka
Country: Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: MDK
ICAO Code: FZEA
Coordinates: 0°1′21″N, 18°17′19″E