# Distance between Luxi (LUM) and Tachileik (THL)

Flight distance from Luxi to Tachileik (Dehong Mangshi Airport – Tachilek Airport) is 284 miles / 457 kilometers / 247 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Luxi (LUM) to Tachileik (THL) is 593 miles / 954 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 12 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Luxi to Tachileik.

Shortest flight path between Dehong Mangshi Airport (LUM) and Tachilek Airport (THL).

## How far is Tachileik from Luxi?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Luxi and Tachileik. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 284.096 miles
• 457.208 kilometers
• 246.872 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
• 285.109 miles
• 458.839 kilometers
• 247.753 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 Dehong Mangshi Airport
City: Luxi
Country: China
IATA Code: LUM
ICAO Code: ZPLX
Coordinates: 24°24′3″N, 98°31′54″E

B Tachilek Airport
City: Tachileik
Country: Burma
IATA Code: THL
ICAO Code: VYTL
Coordinates: 20°29′1″N, 99°56′7″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Luxi and Tachileik is 1 hour 30 minutes. Tachileik is 1 hour 30 minutes behind Luxi.

CST

+0630

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (147 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Luxi (LUM) → Tachileik (THL).

Distance:
284
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
284

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