# How far is Durban from Maputo?

The distance between Maputo (Maputo International Airport) and Durban (King Shaka International Airport) is 270 miles / 434 kilometers / 234 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Maputo (MPM) to Durban (DUR) is 326 miles / 524 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 6 hours 52 minutes.

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## Distance from Maputo to Durban

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Maputo to Durban. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 269.821 miles
• 434.234 kilometers
• 234.468 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 270.587 miles
• 435.468 kilometers
• 235.134 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Maputo to Durban?

The estimated flight time from Maputo International Airport to King Shaka International Airport is 1 hour and 0 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Maputo International Airport (MPM) and King Shaka International Airport (DUR)

On average, flying from Maputo to Durban generates about 65 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 65 kilograms equals 143 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Maputo to Durban

See the map of the shortest flight path between Maputo International Airport (MPM) and King Shaka International Airport (DUR).

## Airport information

Origin Maputo International Airport
City: Maputo
Country: Mozambique
IATA Code: MPM
ICAO Code: FQMA
Coordinates: 25°55′14″S, 32°34′21″E
Destination King Shaka International Airport
City: Durban
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: DUR
ICAO Code: FALE
Coordinates: 29°37′0″S, 31°6′29″E