# How far is Alula from Mogadishu?

The distance between Mogadishu (Aden Adde International Airport) and Alula (Alula Airport) is 778 miles / 1251 kilometers / 676 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Mogadishu (MGQ) to Alula (ALU) is 1058 miles / 1702 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 40 hours 28 minutes.

778
Miles
1251
Kilometers
676
Nautical miles
1 h 58 min
133 kg

## Distance from Mogadishu to Alula

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Mogadishu to Alula. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 777.639 miles
• 1251.489 kilometers
• 675.750 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
• 780.694 miles
• 1256.406 kilometers
• 678.405 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 Mogadishu to Alula?

The estimated flight time from Aden Adde International Airport to Alula Airport is 1 hour and 58 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Aden Adde International Airport (MGQ) and Alula Airport (ALU)

On average, flying from Mogadishu to Alula generates about 133 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 133 kilograms equals 293 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Mogadishu to Alula

See the map of the shortest flight path between Aden Adde International Airport (MGQ) and Alula Airport (ALU).

## Airport information

Origin Aden Adde International Airport
City: Mogadishu
Country: Somalia
IATA Code: MGQ
ICAO Code: HCMM
Coordinates: 2°0′51″N, 45°18′16″E
Destination Alula Airport
City: Alula
Country: Somalia
IATA Code: ALU
ICAO Code: HCMA
Coordinates: 11°56′59″N, 50°43′58″E