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Distance between Mandalay (MDL) and Chiang Rai (CEI)

Flight distance from Mandalay to Chiang Rai (Mandalay International Airport – Chiang Rai International Airport) is 280 miles / 450 kilometers / 243 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Mandalay (MDL) to Chiang Rai (CEI) is 595 miles / 958 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 57 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Mandalay to Chiang Rai.

Shortest flight path between Mandalay International Airport (MDL) and Chiang Rai International Airport (CEI).

How far is Chiang Rai from Mandalay?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Mandalay and Chiang Rai. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 279.773 miles
  • 450.251 kilometers
  • 243.116 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
  • 279.647 miles
  • 450.049 kilometers
  • 243.007 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 Mandalay International Airport
City: Mandalay
Country: Burma Flag of Burma
IATA Code: MDL
ICAO Code: VYMD
Coordinates: 21°42′7″N, 95°58′40″E

B Chiang Rai International Airport
City: Chiang Rai
Country: Thailand Flag of Thailand
IATA Code: CEI
ICAO Code: VTCT
Coordinates: 19°57′8″N, 99°52′58″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Mandalay and Chiang Rai is 30 minutes. Chiang Rai is 30 minutes ahead of Mandalay.

Time Difference

Mandalay

 +0630

Chiang Rai

 +07

Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mandalay (MDL) → Chiang Rai (CEI).

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

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
280

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