# How far is Apia from Maota?

The distance between Maota (Maota Airport) and Apia (Faleolo International Airport) is 18 miles / 29 kilometers / 16 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Maota (MXS) to Apia (APW) is 20 miles / 32 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 28 minutes.

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## Distance from Maota to Apia

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Maota to Apia. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 17.847 miles
• 28.722 kilometers
• 15.509 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
• 17.837 miles
• 28.705 kilometers
• 15.500 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 Maota to Apia?

The estimated flight time from Maota Airport to Faleolo International Airport is 32 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Maota and Apia?

There is no time difference between Maota and Apia.

## Flight carbon footprint between Maota Airport (MXS) and Faleolo International Airport (APW)

On average, flying from Maota to Apia generates about 28 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 28 kilograms equals 61 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Maota to Apia

Shortest flight path between Maota Airport (MXS) and Faleolo International Airport (APW).

## Airport information

Origin Maota Airport
City: Maota
Country: Samoa
IATA Code: MXS
ICAO Code: NSMA
Coordinates: 13°44′32″S, 172°15′28″W
Destination Faleolo International Airport
City: Apia
Country: Samoa
IATA Code: APW
ICAO Code: NSFA
Coordinates: 13°49′47″S, 172°0′28″W