# How far is Bontang from Palu?

The distance between Palu (Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport) and Bontang (Bontang Airport) is 183 miles / 294 kilometers / 159 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Palu (PLW) to Bontang (BXT) is 789 miles / 1270 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 34 hours 0 minutes.

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## Distance from Palu to Bontang

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 182.909 miles
• 294.363 kilometers
• 158.943 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
• 182.892 miles
• 294.336 kilometers
• 158.929 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 Bontang?

The estimated flight time from Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport to Bontang Airport is 50 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport (PLW) and Bontang Airport (BXT)

On average, flying from Palu to Bontang generates about 52 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 52 kilograms equals 114 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 Bontang

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

## 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 Bontang Airport
City: Bontang
Country: Indonesia
IATA Code: BXT
ICAO Code: WALC
Coordinates: 0°7′10″N, 117°28′29″E