# Distance between Luqa (MLA) and Palanga (PLQ)

Flight distance from Luqa to Palanga (Malta International Airport – Palanga International Airport) is 1424 miles / 2291 kilometers / 1237 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Luqa (MLA) to Palanga (PLQ) is 2072 miles / 3335 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Malta International Airport (MLA) and Palanga International Airport (PLQ).

## How far is Palanga from Luqa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1423.859 miles
• 2291.480 kilometers
• 1237.300 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
• 1424.225 miles
• 2292.068 kilometers
• 1237.618 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 Palanga International Airport
City: Palanga
Country: Lithuania
IATA Code: PLQ
ICAO Code: EYPA
Coordinates: 55°58′23″N, 21°5′38″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (385 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Luqa (MLA) → Palanga (PLQ).

Distance:
1424
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1424

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