# How far is Tulcán from Manta?

The distance between Manta (Eloy Alfaro International Airport) and Tulcán (Teniente Coronel Luis A. Mantilla International Airport) is 238 miles / 383 kilometers / 207 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Manta (MEC) to Tulcán (TUA) is 461 miles / 742 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 9 hours 25 minutes.

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## Distance from Manta to Tulcán

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Manta to Tulcán. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 238.266 miles
• 383.452 kilometers
• 207.048 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 238.412 miles
• 383.687 kilometers
• 207.174 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Manta to Tulcán?

The estimated flight time from Eloy Alfaro International Airport to Teniente Coronel Luis A. Mantilla International Airport is 57 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Eloy Alfaro International Airport (MEC) and Teniente Coronel Luis A. Mantilla International Airport (TUA)

On average, flying from Manta to Tulcán generates about 60 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 60 kilograms equals 132 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Manta to Tulcán

See the map of the shortest flight path between Eloy Alfaro International Airport (MEC) and Teniente Coronel Luis A. Mantilla International Airport (TUA).

## Airport information

Origin Eloy Alfaro International Airport
City: Manta
Country: Ecuador
IATA Code: MEC
ICAO Code: SEMT
Coordinates: 0°56′45″S, 80°40′43″W
Destination Teniente Coronel Luis A. Mantilla International Airport
City: Tulcán
Country: Ecuador
IATA Code: TUA
ICAO Code: SETU
Coordinates: 0°48′34″N, 77°42′29″W