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Distance between Matadi (MAT) and Kigali (KGL)

Flight distance from Matadi to Kigali (Matadi Tshimpi Airport – Kigali International Airport) is 1182 miles / 1902 kilometers / 1027 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Matadi (MAT) to Kigali (KGL) is 1775 miles / 2856 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 33 minutes.

Matadi – Kigali

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1182
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1902
Kilometers
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1027
Nautical miles

How far is Kigali from Matadi?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1181.904 miles
  • 1902.090 kilometers
  • 1027.046 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
  • 1180.957 miles
  • 1900.567 kilometers
  • 1026.224 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Matadi Tshimpi Airport to Kigali International Airport is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Matadi and Kigali is 1 hour. Kigali is 1 hour ahead of Matadi.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Matadi to Kigali generates about 161 kg of CO2 per passenger, 161 kilograms is equal to 354 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Matadi to Kigali

Shortest flight path between Matadi Tshimpi Airport (MAT) and Kigali International Airport (KGL).

Airport information

Origin Matadi Tshimpi Airport
City: Matadi
Country: Congo (Kinshasa) Flag of Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: MAT
ICAO Code: FZAM
Coordinates: 5°47′58″S, 13°26′25″E
Destination Kigali International Airport
City: Kigali
Country: Rwanda Flag of Rwanda
IATA Code: KGL
ICAO Code: HRYR
Coordinates: 1°58′7″S, 30°8′22″E