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Distance between Monroe, LA (MLU) and Branson, MO (BKG)

Flight distance from Monroe to Branson (Monroe Regional Airport – Branson Airport) is 285 miles / 459 kilometers / 248 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Monroe (MLU) to Branson (BKG) is 375 miles / 604 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 19 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Monroe to Branson.

Shortest flight path between Monroe Regional Airport (MLU) and Branson Airport (BKG).

How far is Branson from Monroe?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Monroe and Branson. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 285.001 miles
  • 458.665 kilometers
  • 247.659 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
  • 285.607 miles
  • 459.640 kilometers
  • 248.186 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 Monroe Regional Airport
City: Monroe, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLU
ICAO Code: KMLU
Coordinates: 32°30′39″N, 92°2′15″W

B Branson Airport
City: Branson, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKG
ICAO Code: KBBG
Coordinates: 36°31′55″N, 93°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Monroe and Branson.

Time Difference

Monroe, LA

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Branson, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (148 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Monroe (MLU) → Branson (BKG).

Distance:
285
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
285

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