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Distance between Massawa (MSW) and Gondar (GDQ)

Flight distance from Massawa to Gondar (Massawa International Airport – Gondar Airport) is 253 miles / 406 kilometers / 219 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Massawa (MSW) to Gondar (GDQ) is 516 miles / 831 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 9 minutes.

Massawa – Gondar

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253
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406
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219
Nautical miles

How far is Gondar from Massawa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 252.534 miles
  • 406.414 kilometers
  • 219.446 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
  • 253.378 miles
  • 407.773 kilometers
  • 220.180 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 Gondar Airport is 58 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Massawa and Gondar.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Massawa to Gondar generates about 62 kg of CO2 per passenger, 62 kilograms is equal to 137 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 Gondar

Shortest flight path between Massawa International Airport (MSW) and Gondar Airport (GDQ).

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 Gondar Airport
City: Gondar
Country: Ethiopia Flag of Ethiopia
IATA Code: GDQ
ICAO Code: HAGN
Coordinates: 12°31′11″N, 37°26′2″E