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Distance between Putao (PBU) and Tachileik (THL)

Flight distance from Putao to Tachileik (Putao Airport – Tachilek Airport) is 497 miles / 800 kilometers / 432 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Putao (PBU) to Tachileik (THL) is 926 miles / 1490 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Putao to Tachileik.

Shortest flight path between Putao Airport (PBU) and Tachilek Airport (THL).

How far is Tachileik from Putao?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 497.138 miles
  • 800.066 kilometers
  • 432.001 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
  • 498.817 miles
  • 802.769 kilometers
  • 433.461 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 Flag of Burma
IATA Code: PBU
ICAO Code: VYPT
Coordinates: 27°19′47″N, 97°25′34″E

B Tachilek Airport
City: Tachileik
Country: Burma Flag of Burma
IATA Code: THL
ICAO Code: VYTL
Coordinates: 20°29′1″N, 99°56′7″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Putao and Tachileik.

Time Difference

Putao

 +0630

Tachileik

 +0630

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (216 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Putao (PBU) → Tachileik (THL).

Distance:
497
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
497

Round trip?