# How far is Tawau from Miri?

The distance between Miri (Miri Airport) and Tawau (Tawau Airport) is 286 miles / 460 kilometers / 248 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Miri (MYY) to Tawau (TWU) is 496 miles / 799 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 11 hours 38 minutes.

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## Distance from Miri to Tawau

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Miri to Tawau. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 285.627 miles
• 459.672 kilometers
• 248.203 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
• 285.302 miles
• 459.149 kilometers
• 247.921 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 Miri to Tawau?

The estimated flight time from Miri Airport to Tawau Airport is 1 hour and 2 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Miri Airport (MYY) and Tawau Airport (TWU)

On average, flying from Miri to Tawau generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 67 kilograms equals 148 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Miri to Tawau

See the map of the shortest flight path between Miri Airport (MYY) and Tawau Airport (TWU).

## Airport information

Origin Miri Airport
City: Miri
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: MYY
ICAO Code: WBGR
Coordinates: 4°19′19″N, 113°59′13″E
Destination Tawau Airport
City: Tawau
Country: Malaysia
IATA Code: TWU
ICAO Code: WBKW
Coordinates: 4°19′12″N, 118°7′40″E