# Distance between Luqa (MLA) and Athens (ATH)

Flight distance from Luqa to Athens (Malta International Airport – Athens International Airport) is 543 miles / 874 kilometers / 472 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Luqa (MLA) to Athens (ATH) is 946 miles / 1523 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 5 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Luqa to Athens.

Shortest flight path between Malta International Airport (MLA) and Athens International Airport (ATH).

## How far is Athens from Luqa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Luqa and Athens. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 543.281 miles
• 874.326 kilometers
• 472.098 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
• 542.181 miles
• 872.556 kilometers
• 471.143 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 Malta International Airport
City: Luqa
Country: Malta
IATA Code: MLA
ICAO Code: LMML
Coordinates: 35°51′26″N, 14°28′39″E

B Athens International Airport
City: Athens
Country: Greece
IATA Code: ATH
ICAO Code: LGAV
Coordinates: 37°56′11″N, 23°56′40″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Luqa and Athens is 1 hour. Athens is 1 hour ahead of Luqa.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 105 kg (231 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Luqa (MLA) → Athens (ATH).

Distance:
543
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
543

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