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Distance between Mae Sot (MAQ) and Vientiane (VTE)

Flight distance from Mae Sot to Vientiane (Mae Sot Airport – Wattay International Airport) is 280 miles / 450 kilometers / 243 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Mae Sot (MAQ) to Vientiane (VTE) is 432 miles / 696 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Mae Sot to Vientiane.

Shortest flight path between Mae Sot Airport (MAQ) and Wattay International Airport (VTE).

How far is Vientiane from Mae Sot?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 279.753 miles
  • 450.219 kilometers
  • 243.099 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
  • 279.530 miles
  • 449.860 kilometers
  • 242.905 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 Wattay International Airport
City: Vientiane
Country: Laos Flag of Laos
IATA Code: VTE
ICAO Code: VLVT
Coordinates: 17°59′17″N, 102°33′46″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Mae Sot and Vientiane.

Time Difference

Mae Sot

 +07

Vientiane

 +07

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (146 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mae Sot (MAQ) → Vientiane (VTE).

Distance:
280
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
280

Round trip?