# How far is Mzuzu from Lilongwe?

The distance between Lilongwe (Lilongwe International Airport) and Mzuzu (Mzuzu Airport) is 162 miles / 261 kilometers / 141 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Lilongwe (LLW) to Mzuzu (ZZU) is 208 miles / 334 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 4 hours 1 minutes.

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## Distance from Lilongwe to Mzuzu

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Lilongwe to Mzuzu. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 161.928 miles
• 260.597 kilometers
• 140.711 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
• 162.749 miles
• 261.919 kilometers
• 141.425 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 Lilongwe to Mzuzu?

The estimated flight time from Lilongwe International Airport to Mzuzu Airport is 48 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lilongwe International Airport (LLW) and Mzuzu Airport (ZZU)

On average, flying from Lilongwe to Mzuzu generates about 49 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 49 kilograms equals 108 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lilongwe to Mzuzu

See the map of the shortest flight path between Lilongwe International Airport (LLW) and Mzuzu Airport (ZZU).

## Airport information

Origin Lilongwe International Airport
City: Lilongwe
Country: Malawi
IATA Code: LLW
ICAO Code: FWKI
Coordinates: 13°47′21″S, 33°46′51″E
Destination Mzuzu Airport
City: Mzuzu
Country: Malawi
IATA Code: ZZU
ICAO Code: FWUU
Coordinates: 11°26′40″S, 34°0′42″E