How far is Ujung Pandang from Palu?

The distance between Palu (Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport) and Ujung Pandang (Makassar Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport) is 286 miles / 460 kilometers / 248 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Palu (PLW) to Ujung Pandang (UPG) is 478 miles / 769 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 9 hours 55 minutes.

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Distance from Palu to Ujung Pandang

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 285.731 miles
• 459.839 kilometers
• 248.293 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
• 287.312 miles
• 462.383 kilometers
• 249.667 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 Ujung Pandang?

The estimated flight time from Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport to Makassar Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport is 1 hour and 2 minutes.

Flight carbon footprint between Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport (PLW) and Makassar Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport (UPG)

On average, flying from Palu to Ujung Pandang generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 67 kilograms equals 148 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 Ujung Pandang

See the map of the shortest flight path between Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport (PLW) and Makassar Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport (UPG).

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 Makassar Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport
City: Ujung Pandang
Country: Indonesia
IATA Code: UPG
ICAO Code: WAAA
Coordinates: 5°3′41″S, 119°33′14″E