# How far is Lamu from Malindi?

The distance between Malindi (Malindi Airport) and Lamu (Manda Airport) is 87 miles / 141 kilometers / 76 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Malindi (MYD) to Lamu (LAU) is 137 miles / 220 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 3 hours 47 minutes.

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## Distance from Malindi to Lamu

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Malindi to Lamu. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 87.453 miles
• 140.743 kilometers
• 75.995 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
• 87.701 miles
• 141.142 kilometers
• 76.210 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 Malindi to Lamu?

The estimated flight time from Malindi Airport to Manda Airport is 39 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Malindi and Lamu?

There is no time difference between Malindi and Lamu.

## Flight carbon footprint between Malindi Airport (MYD) and Manda Airport (LAU)

On average, flying from Malindi to Lamu generates about 38 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 38 kilograms equals 84 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Malindi to Lamu

See the map of the shortest flight path between Malindi Airport (MYD) and Manda Airport (LAU).

## Airport information

Origin Malindi Airport
City: Malindi
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: MYD
ICAO Code: HKML
Coordinates: 3°13′45″S, 40°6′6″E
Destination Manda Airport
City: Lamu
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: LAU
ICAO Code: HKLU
Coordinates: 2°15′8″S, 40°54′47″E