# How far is Manang from Lukla?

The distance between Lukla (Tenzing–Hillary Airport) and Manang (Manang Airport) is 174 miles / 280 kilometers / 151 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Lukla (LUA) to Manang (NGX) is 332 miles / 535 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 10 hours 16 minutes.

174
Miles
280
Kilometers
151
Nautical miles

## Distance from Lukla to Manang

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Lukla to Manang. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 174.023 miles
• 280.063 kilometers
• 151.222 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
• 173.829 miles
• 279.751 kilometers
• 151.054 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 Lukla to Manang?

The estimated flight time from Tenzing–Hillary Airport to Manang Airport is 49 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA) and Manang Airport (NGX)

On average, flying from Lukla to Manang generates about 51 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 51 kilograms equals 112 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lukla to Manang

See the map of the shortest flight path between Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA) and Manang Airport (NGX).

## Airport information

Origin Tenzing–Hillary Airport
City: Lukla
Country: Nepal
IATA Code: LUA
ICAO Code: VNLK
Coordinates: 27°41′12″N, 86°43′46″E
Destination Manang Airport
City: Manang
Country: Nepal
IATA Code: NGX
ICAO Code: VNMA
Coordinates: 28°38′29″N, 84°5′21″E