# How far is Sana'a from Massawa?

Distance between Massawa (Massawa International Airport) and Sana'a (Sanaa International Airport) is 323 miles / 521 kilometers / 281 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

323
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521
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281
Nautical miles
1 h 6 min

## Distance from Massawa to Sana'a

There are several ways to calculate distance from Massawa to Sana'a. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 323.481 miles
• 520.592 kilometers
• 281.097 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
• 323.045 miles
• 519.890 kilometers
• 280.718 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 Massawa to Sana'a?

Estimated flight time from Massawa International Airport to Sanaa International Airport is 1 hour 6 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Massawa and Sana'a?

There is no time difference between Massawa and Sana'a.

## Flight carbon footprint between Massawa International Airport (MSW) and Sanaa International Airport (SAH)

On average flying from Massawa to Sana'a generates about 73 kg of CO2 per passenger, 73 kilograms is equal to 160 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Massawa to Sana'a

Shortest flight path between Massawa International Airport (MSW) and Sanaa International Airport (SAH).

## Airport information

Origin Massawa International Airport
City: Massawa
Country: Eritrea
IATA Code: MSW
ICAO Code: HHMS
Coordinates: 15°40′12″N, 39°22′12″E
Destination Sanaa International Airport
City: Sana'a
Country: Yemen
IATA Code: SAH
ICAO Code: OYSN
Coordinates: 15°28′34″N, 44°13′10″E