# How far is Tarakan from Palu?

The distance between Palu (Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport) and Tarakan (Juwata International Airport) is 334 miles / 537 kilometers / 290 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Palu (PLW) to Tarakan (TRK) is 1199 miles / 1929 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 54 hours 14 minutes.

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## Distance from Palu to Tarakan

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 333.682 miles
• 537.009 kilometers
• 289.961 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
• 335.024 miles
• 539.169 kilometers
• 291.128 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 Tarakan?

The estimated flight time from Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport to Juwata International Airport is 1 hour and 7 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport (PLW) and Juwata International Airport (TRK)

On average, flying from Palu to Tarakan generates about 74 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 74 kilograms equals 163 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 Tarakan

See the map of the shortest flight path between Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport (PLW) and Juwata International Airport (TRK).

## 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 Juwata International Airport
City: Tarakan
Country: Indonesia
IATA Code: TRK
ICAO Code: WALR
Coordinates: 3°19′36″N, 117°33′57″E