# How far is Tanga from Mtwara?

The distance between Mtwara (Mtwara Airport) and Tanga (Tanga Airport) is 369 miles / 593 kilometers / 320 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Mtwara (MYW) to Tanga (TGT) is 559 miles / 899 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 10 hours 44 minutes.

369
Miles
593
Kilometers
320
Nautical miles
1 h 11 min

## Distance from Mtwara to Tanga

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 368.503 miles
• 593.048 kilometers
• 320.220 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
• 370.399 miles
• 596.099 kilometers
• 321.868 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 Tanga?

The estimated flight time from Mtwara Airport to Tanga Airport is 1 hour and 11 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Mtwara Airport (MYW) and Tanga Airport (TGT)

On average, flying from Mtwara to Tanga generates about 79 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 79 kilograms equals 175 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 Tanga

See the map of the shortest flight path between Mtwara Airport (MYW) and Tanga Airport (TGT).

## 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 Tanga Airport
City: Tanga
Country: Tanzania
IATA Code: TGT
ICAO Code: HTTG
Coordinates: 5°5′32″S, 39°4′16″E