# Distance between Mae Sot (MAQ) and Luang Prabang (LPQ)

Flight distance from Mae Sot to Luang Prabang (Mae Sot Airport – Luang Prabang International Airport) is 324 miles / 521 kilometers / 281 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Mae Sot (MAQ) to Luang Prabang (LPQ) is 437 miles / 703 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 11 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Mae Sot to Luang Prabang.

Shortest flight path between Mae Sot Airport (MAQ) and Luang Prabang International Airport (LPQ).

## How far is Luang Prabang from Mae Sot?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Mae Sot and Luang Prabang. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 323.673 miles
• 520.902 kilometers
• 281.265 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
• 324.112 miles
• 521.608 kilometers
• 281.646 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 Mae Sot Airport
City: Mae Sot
Country: Thailand
IATA Code: MAQ
ICAO Code: VTPM
Coordinates: 16°41′59″N, 98°32′42″E

B Luang Prabang International Airport
City: Luang Prabang
Country: Laos
IATA Code: LPQ
ICAO Code: VLLB
Coordinates: 19°53′50″N, 102°9′39″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Mae Sot and Luang Prabang.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 73 kg (160 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mae Sot (MAQ) → Luang Prabang (LPQ).

Distance:
324
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
324

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