# How far is Lilongwe from Maputo?

The distance between Maputo (Maputo International Airport) and Lilongwe (Lilongwe International Airport) is 838 miles / 1349 kilometers / 728 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Maputo (MPM) to Lilongwe (LLW) is 1186 miles / 1908 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 25 hours 19 minutes.

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1349
Kilometers
728
Nautical miles
2 h 5 min
138 kg

## Distance from Maputo to Lilongwe

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 838.189 miles
• 1348.935 kilometers
• 728.367 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
• 841.851 miles
• 1354.828 kilometers
• 731.549 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 Lilongwe?

The estimated flight time from Maputo International Airport to Lilongwe International Airport is 2 hours and 5 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Maputo International Airport (MPM) and Lilongwe International Airport (LLW)

On average, flying from Maputo to Lilongwe generates about 138 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 138 kilograms equals 305 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 Lilongwe

See the map of the shortest flight path between Maputo International Airport (MPM) and Lilongwe International Airport (LLW).

## 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 Lilongwe International Airport
City: Lilongwe
Country: Malawi
IATA Code: LLW
ICAO Code: FWKI
Coordinates: 13°47′21″S, 33°46′51″E