# Distance between Matadi (MAT) and Solwezi (SLI)

Flight distance from Matadi to Solwezi (Matadi Tshimpi Airport – Solwezi Airport) is 985 miles / 1586 kilometers / 856 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Matadi (MAT) to Solwezi (SLI) is 1352 miles / 2176 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 7 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Matadi to Solwezi.

Shortest flight path between Matadi Tshimpi Airport (MAT) and Solwezi Airport (SLI).

## How far is Solwezi from Matadi?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Matadi and Solwezi. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 985.310 miles
• 1585.703 kilometers
• 856.211 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
• 985.407 miles
• 1585.858 kilometers
• 856.295 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

Country: Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: MAT
ICAO Code: FZAM
Coordinates: 5°47′58″S, 13°26′25″E

B Solwezi Airport
City: Solwezi
Country: Zambia
IATA Code: SLI
ICAO Code: FLSW
Coordinates: 12°10′25″S, 26°21′54″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Matadi and Solwezi is 1 hour. Solwezi is 1 hour ahead of Matadi.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (330 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Distance:
985
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
985

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