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Distance between Malé (MLE) and Bangkok (BKK)

Flight distance from Malé to Bangkok (Velana International Airport – Suvarnabhumi Airport) is 1968 miles / 3168 kilometers / 1711 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 13 minutes.

Map of flight path from Malé to Bangkok.

Shortest flight path between Velana International Airport (MLE) and Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK).

How far is Bangkok from Malé?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Malé and Bangkok. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1968.435 miles
  • 3167.890 kilometers
  • 1710.524 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
  • 1967.483 miles
  • 3166.358 kilometers
  • 1709.696 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 Velana International Airport
City: Malé
Country: Maldives Flag of Maldives
IATA Code: MLE
ICAO Code: VRMM
Coordinates: 4°11′30″N, 73°31′44″E

B Suvarnabhumi Airport
City: Bangkok
Country: Thailand Flag of Thailand
IATA Code: BKK
ICAO Code: VTBS
Coordinates: 13°40′51″N, 100°44′49″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Malé and Bangkok is 2 hours. Bangkok is 2 hours ahead of Malé.

Time Difference

Malé

 +05

Bangkok

 +07

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 215 kg (473 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Malé (MLE) → Bangkok (BKK).

Distance:
1968
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1968

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