# Distance between Luqa (MLA) and Catania (CTA)

Flight distance from Luqa to Catania (Malta International Airport – Catania–Fontanarossa Airport) is 116 miles / 186 kilometers / 101 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Luqa (MLA) to Catania (CTA) is 138 miles / 222 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Malta International Airport (MLA) and Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA).

## How far is Catania from Luqa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 115.690 miles
• 186.184 kilometers
• 100.532 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
• 115.883 miles
• 186.496 kilometers
• 100.700 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 Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
City: Catania
Country: Italy
IATA Code: CTA
ICAO Code: LICC
Coordinates: 37°28′0″N, 15°3′59″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Luqa and Catania.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 42 kg (93 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Luqa (MLA) → Catania (CTA).

Distance:
116
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
116

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