# How far is Chipata from Lusaka?

The distance between Lusaka (Kenneth Kaunda International Airport) and Chipata (Chipata Airport) is 303 miles / 487 kilometers / 263 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Lusaka (LUN) to Chipata (CIP) is 349 miles / 562 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 6 hours 53 minutes.

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487
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1 h 4 min

## Distance from Lusaka to Chipata

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Lusaka to Chipata. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 302.614 miles
• 487.011 kilometers
• 262.965 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
• 302.524 miles
• 486.865 kilometers
• 262.886 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 Lusaka to Chipata?

The estimated flight time from Kenneth Kaunda International Airport to Chipata Airport is 1 hour and 4 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN) and Chipata Airport (CIP)

On average, flying from Lusaka to Chipata generates about 70 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 70 kilograms equals 153 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lusaka to Chipata

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN) and Chipata Airport (CIP).

## Airport information

Origin Kenneth Kaunda International Airport
City: Lusaka
Country: Zambia
IATA Code: LUN
ICAO Code: FLLK
Coordinates: 15°19′50″S, 28°27′9″E
Destination Chipata Airport
City: Chipata
Country: Zambia
IATA Code: CIP
ICAO Code: FLCP
Coordinates: 13°33′29″S, 32°35′13″E