# How far is Ambon from Palu?

The distance between Palu (Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport) and Ambon (Pattimura Airport) is 597 miles / 961 kilometers / 519 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Palu (PLW) to Ambon (AMQ) is 1148 miles / 1847 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 159 hours 58 minutes.

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## Distance from Palu to Ambon

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Palu to Ambon. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 596.893 miles
• 960.606 kilometers
• 518.686 nautical miles

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

Haversine formula
• 596.638 miles
• 960.195 kilometers
• 518.464 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Palu to Ambon?

The estimated flight time from Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport to Pattimura Airport is 1 hour and 37 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport (PLW) and Pattimura Airport (AMQ)

On average, flying from Palu to Ambon generates about 112 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 112 kilograms equals 248 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Palu to Ambon

See the map of the shortest flight path between Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport (PLW) and Pattimura Airport (AMQ).

## Airport information

Origin Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport
City: Palu
Country: Indonesia
IATA Code: PLW
ICAO Code: WAML
Coordinates: 0°55′6″S, 119°54′36″E
Destination Pattimura Airport
City: Ambon
Country: Indonesia
IATA Code: AMQ
ICAO Code: WAPP
Coordinates: 3°42′36″S, 128°5′20″E