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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Buli

 WIT

Medan

 WIB

Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buli (PGQ) → Medan (MES).

Distance:
2061
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2061

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