# Distance between Putao (PBU) and Loikaw (LIW)

Flight distance from Putao to Loikaw (Putao Airport – Loikaw Airport) is 526 miles / 846 kilometers / 457 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Putao (PBU) to Loikaw (LIW) is 814 miles / 1310 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 24 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Putao to Loikaw.

Shortest flight path between Putao Airport (PBU) and Loikaw Airport (LIW).

## How far is Loikaw from Putao?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Putao and Loikaw. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 525.833 miles
• 846.246 kilometers
• 456.936 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
• 527.933 miles
• 849.626 kilometers
• 458.761 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).

## Airport information

A Putao Airport
City: Putao
Country: Burma
IATA Code: PBU
ICAO Code: VYPT
Coordinates: 27°19′47″N, 97°25′34″E

B Loikaw Airport
City: Loikaw
Country: Burma
IATA Code: LIW
ICAO Code: VYLK
Coordinates: 19°41′29″N, 97°12′53″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Putao and Loikaw.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 102 kg (226 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Putao (PBU) → Loikaw (LIW).

Distance:
526
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
526

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