# How far is Tumling Tar from Lukla?

The distance between Lukla (Tenzing–Hillary Airport) and Tumling Tar (Tumlingtar Airport) is 38 miles / 62 kilometers / 33 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Lukla (LUA) to Tumling Tar (TMI) is 234 miles / 376 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 44 minutes.

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## Distance from Lukla to Tumling Tar

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 38.288 miles
• 61.618 kilometers
• 33.271 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
• 38.308 miles
• 61.651 kilometers
• 33.289 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 Tumling Tar?

The estimated flight time from Tenzing–Hillary Airport to Tumlingtar Airport is 34 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Lukla and Tumling Tar?

There is no time difference between Lukla and Tumling Tar.

## Flight carbon footprint between Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA) and Tumlingtar Airport (TMI)

On average, flying from Lukla to Tumling Tar generates about 31 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 31 kilograms equals 68 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 Tumling Tar

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

## 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 Tumlingtar Airport
City: Tumling Tar
Country: Nepal
IATA Code: TMI
ICAO Code: VNTR
Coordinates: 27°18′54″N, 87°11′35″E