# How far is Shinyanga from Mtwara?

The distance between Mtwara (Mtwara Airport) and Shinyanga (Shinyanga Airport) is 652 miles / 1050 kilometers / 567 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Mtwara (MYW) to Shinyanga (SHY) is 964 miles / 1552 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 19 hours 7 minutes.

652
Miles
1050
Kilometers
567
Nautical miles
1 h 44 min
119 kg

## Distance from Mtwara to Shinyanga

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Mtwara to Shinyanga. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 652.445 miles
• 1050.009 kilometers
• 566.959 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
• 653.819 miles
• 1052.220 kilometers
• 568.153 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 Mtwara to Shinyanga?

The estimated flight time from Mtwara Airport to Shinyanga Airport is 1 hour and 44 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Mtwara Airport (MYW) and Shinyanga Airport (SHY)

On average, flying from Mtwara to Shinyanga generates about 119 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 119 kilograms equals 263 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Mtwara to Shinyanga

See the map of the shortest flight path between Mtwara Airport (MYW) and Shinyanga Airport (SHY).

## Airport information

Origin Mtwara Airport
City: Mtwara
Country: Tanzania
IATA Code: MYW
ICAO Code: HTMT
Coordinates: 10°20′20″S, 40°10′54″E
Destination Shinyanga Airport
City: Shinyanga
Country: Tanzania
IATA Code: SHY
ICAO Code: HTSY
Coordinates: 3°40′1″S, 33°25′1″E