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Distance between Massawa (MSW) and Axum (AXU)

Flight distance from Massawa to Axum (Massawa International Airport – Axum Airport) is 112 miles / 180 kilometers / 97 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Massawa (MSW) to Axum (AXU) is 191 miles / 308 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 11 minutes.

Massawa – Axum

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112
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180
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97
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How far is Axum from Massawa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 112.080 miles
  • 180.375 kilometers
  • 97.395 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
  • 112.545 miles
  • 181.124 kilometers
  • 97.799 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Massawa International Airport to Axum Airport is 42 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Massawa and Axum.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Massawa to Axum generates about 42 kg of CO2 per passenger, 42 kilograms is equal to 91 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Massawa to Axum

Shortest flight path between Massawa International Airport (MSW) and Axum Airport (AXU).

Airport information

Origin Massawa International Airport
City: Massawa
Country: Eritrea Flag of Eritrea
IATA Code: MSW
ICAO Code: HHMS
Coordinates: 15°40′12″N, 39°22′12″E
Destination Axum Airport
City: Axum
Country: Ethiopia Flag of Ethiopia
IATA Code: AXU
ICAO Code: HAAX
Coordinates: 14°8′48″N, 38°46′22″E