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How far is Lukla from Meghauli?

The distance between Meghauli (Meghauli Airport) and Lukla (Tenzing–Hillary Airport) is 153 miles / 247 kilometers / 133 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Meghauli (MEY) to Lukla (LUA) is 297 miles / 478 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 8 hours 9 minutes.

Meghauli Airport – Tenzing–Hillary Airport

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Distance from Meghauli to Lukla

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Meghauli to Lukla. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 153.272 miles
  • 246.667 kilometers
  • 133.189 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
  • 152.992 miles
  • 246.217 kilometers
  • 132.946 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 Meghauli to Lukla?

The estimated flight time from Meghauli Airport to Tenzing–Hillary Airport is 47 minutes.

What is the time difference between Meghauli and Lukla?

There is no time difference between Meghauli and Lukla.

Flight carbon footprint between Meghauli Airport (MEY) and Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA)

On average, flying from Meghauli to Lukla generates about 48 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 48 kilograms equals 105 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Meghauli to Lukla

See the map of the shortest flight path between Meghauli Airport (MEY) and Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA).

Airport information

Origin Meghauli Airport
City: Meghauli
Country: Nepal Flag of Nepal
IATA Code: MEY
ICAO Code: VNMG
Coordinates: 27°34′58″N, 84°13′58″E
Destination Tenzing–Hillary Airport
City: Lukla
Country: Nepal Flag of Nepal
IATA Code: LUA
ICAO Code: VNLK
Coordinates: 27°41′12″N, 86°43′46″E