# Distance between Luqa (MLA) and Lugano (LUG)

Flight distance from Luqa to Lugano (Malta International Airport – Lugano Airport) is 758 miles / 1220 kilometers / 659 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Luqa (MLA) to Lugano (LUG) is 1022 miles / 1644 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Malta International Airport (MLA) and Lugano Airport (LUG).

## How far is Lugano from Luqa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 757.878 miles
• 1219.686 kilometers
• 658.578 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
• 758.423 miles
• 1220.563 kilometers
• 659.052 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 Lugano Airport
City: Lugano
Country: Switzerland
IATA Code: LUG
ICAO Code: LSZA
Coordinates: 46°0′15″N, 8°54′38″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Luqa and Lugano.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (288 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Luqa (MLA) → Lugano (LUG).

Distance:
758
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
758

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