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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Mae Sot

 +07

Luang Prabang

 +07

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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