# How far is Orchid Island from Nangan?

The distance between Nangan (Matsu Nangan Airport) and Orchid Island (Lanyu Airport) is 301 miles / 485 kilometers / 262 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Nangan (LZN) to Orchid Island (KYD) is 447 miles / 720 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 51 hours 33 minutes.

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## Distance from Nangan to Orchid Island

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Nangan to Orchid Island. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 301.366 miles
• 485.002 kilometers
• 261.880 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
• 302.366 miles
• 486.611 kilometers
• 262.749 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 Nangan to Orchid Island?

The estimated flight time from Matsu Nangan Airport to Lanyu Airport is 1 hour and 4 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Matsu Nangan Airport (LZN) and Lanyu Airport (KYD)

On average, flying from Nangan to Orchid Island generates about 69 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 69 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 Nangan to Orchid Island

See the map of the shortest flight path between Matsu Nangan Airport (LZN) and Lanyu Airport (KYD).

## Airport information

Origin Matsu Nangan Airport
City: Nangan
Country: Taiwan
IATA Code: LZN
ICAO Code: RCFG
Coordinates: 26°9′35″N, 119°57′28″E
Destination Lanyu Airport
City: Orchid Island
Country: Taiwan
IATA Code: KYD
ICAO Code: RCLY
Coordinates: 22°1′37″N, 121°32′6″E