# Distance between Matadi (MAT) and Kigoma (TKQ)

Flight distance from Matadi to Kigoma (Matadi Tshimpi Airport – Kigoma Airport) is 1117 miles / 1798 kilometers / 971 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Matadi (MAT) to Kigoma (TKQ) is 1837 miles / 2956 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Matadi Tshimpi Airport (MAT) and Kigoma Airport (TKQ).

## How far is Kigoma from Matadi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1116.955 miles
• 1797.565 kilometers
• 970.608 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
• 1115.698 miles
• 1795.543 kilometers
• 969.515 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 Kigoma Airport
City: Kigoma
Country: Tanzania
IATA Code: TKQ
ICAO Code: HTKA
Coordinates: 4°52′58″S, 29°37′58″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Matadi and Kigoma is 2 hours. Kigoma is 2 hours ahead of Matadi.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (347 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Distance:
1117
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1117

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