# Distance between Buli (PGQ) and Medan (MES)

Flight distance from Buli to Medan (Buli Airport – Soewondo Air Force Base) is 2061 miles / 3317 kilometers / 1791 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Buli (PGQ) to Medan (MES) is 4029 miles / 6484 kilometers and travel time by car is about 191 hours 44 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Buli to Medan.

Shortest flight path between Buli Airport (PGQ) and Soewondo Air Force Base (MES).

## How far is Medan from Buli?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Buli and Medan. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2061.330 miles
• 3317.389 kilometers
• 1791.247 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
• 2059.122 miles
• 3313.835 kilometers
• 1789.328 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 Buli Airport
City: Buli
Country: Indonesia
IATA Code: PGQ
ICAO Code: WAEM
Coordinates: 0°55′9″N, 128°22′57″E

B Soewondo Air Force Base
City: Medan
Country: Indonesia
IATA Code: MES
ICAO Code: WIMM
Coordinates: 3°33′29″N, 98°40′18″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Buli and Medan is 2 hours. Medan is 2 hours behind Buli.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 224 kg (495 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buli (PGQ) → Medan (MES).

Distance:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2061

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