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Distance between Ouagadougou (OUA) and Dakar (DSS)

Flight distance from Ouagadougou to Dakar (Ouagadougou Airport – Blaise Diagne International Airport) is 1059 miles / 1704 kilometers / 920 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Ouagadougou (OUA) to Dakar (DSS) is 1314 miles / 2115 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 40 minutes.

Ouagadougou – Dakar

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1059
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1704
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920
Nautical miles

How far is Dakar from Ouagadougou?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1058.550 miles
  • 1703.572 kilometers
  • 919.855 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1057.327 miles
  • 1701.602 kilometers
  • 918.792 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Ouagadougou Airport to Blaise Diagne International Airport is 2 hours 30 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Ouagadougou and Dakar.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Ouagadougou to Dakar generates about 154 kg of CO2 per passenger, 154 kilograms is equal to 340 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Ouagadougou to Dakar

Shortest flight path between Ouagadougou Airport (OUA) and Blaise Diagne International Airport (DSS).

Airport information

Origin Ouagadougou Airport
City: Ouagadougou
Country: Burkina Faso Flag of Burkina Faso
IATA Code: OUA
ICAO Code: DFFD
Coordinates: 12°21′11″N, 1°30′44″W
Destination Blaise Diagne International Airport
City: Dakar
Country: Senegal Flag of Senegal
IATA Code: DSS
ICAO Code: GOBD
Coordinates: 14°40′12″N, 17°4′23″W