# How far is Solwezi from Mbuji Mayi?

The distance between Mbuji Mayi (Mbuji Mayi Airport) and Solwezi (Solwezi Airport) is 458 miles / 737 kilometers / 398 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Mbuji Mayi (MJM) to Solwezi (SLI) is 731 miles / 1176 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 18 hours 11 minutes.

458
Miles
737
Kilometers
398
Nautical miles
1 h 21 min

## Distance from Mbuji Mayi to Solwezi

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Mbuji Mayi to Solwezi. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 457.661 miles
• 736.534 kilometers
• 397.696 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
• 459.589 miles
• 739.637 kilometers
• 399.372 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 Mbuji Mayi to Solwezi?

The estimated flight time from Mbuji Mayi Airport to Solwezi Airport is 1 hour and 21 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Mbuji Mayi Airport (MJM) and Solwezi Airport (SLI)

On average, flying from Mbuji Mayi to Solwezi generates about 92 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 92 kilograms equals 204 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Mbuji Mayi to Solwezi

See the map of the shortest flight path between Mbuji Mayi Airport (MJM) and Solwezi Airport (SLI).

## Airport information

Origin Mbuji Mayi Airport
City: Mbuji Mayi
Country: Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: MJM
ICAO Code: FZWA
Coordinates: 6°7′16″S, 23°34′8″E
Destination Solwezi Airport
City: Solwezi
Country: Zambia
IATA Code: SLI
ICAO Code: FLSW
Coordinates: 12°10′25″S, 26°21′54″E