# How far is Luang Prabang from Luang Namtha?

The distance between Luang Namtha (Louang Namtha Airport) and Luang Prabang (Luang Prabang International Airport) is 89 miles / 143 kilometers / 77 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Luang Namtha (LXG) to Luang Prabang (LPQ) is 190 miles / 305 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 3 hours 50 minutes.

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## Distance from Luang Namtha to Luang Prabang

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Luang Namtha to Luang Prabang. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 88.600 miles
• 142.589 kilometers
• 76.992 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
• 88.827 miles
• 142.953 kilometers
• 77.188 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 Luang Namtha to Luang Prabang?

The estimated flight time from Louang Namtha Airport to Luang Prabang International Airport is 40 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Louang Namtha Airport (LXG) and Luang Prabang International Airport (LPQ)

On average, flying from Luang Namtha to Luang Prabang generates about 38 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 38 kilograms equals 84 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Luang Namtha to Luang Prabang

See the map of the shortest flight path between Louang Namtha Airport (LXG) and Luang Prabang International Airport (LPQ).

## Airport information

Origin Louang Namtha Airport
City: Luang Namtha
Country: Laos
IATA Code: LXG
ICAO Code: VLLN
Coordinates: 20°58′1″N, 101°24′0″E
Destination Luang Prabang International Airport
City: Luang Prabang
Country: Laos
IATA Code: LPQ
ICAO Code: VLLB
Coordinates: 19°53′50″N, 102°9′39″E