# How far is Lichinga from Pemba?

The distance between Pemba (Pemba Airport) and Lichinga (Lichinga Airport) is 355 miles / 571 kilometers / 308 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Pemba (POL) to Lichinga (VXC) is 440 miles / 708 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 11 hours 33 minutes.

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1 h 10 min

## Distance from Pemba to Lichinga

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Pemba to Lichinga. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 354.753 miles
• 570.920 kilometers
• 308.272 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
• 354.302 miles
• 570.195 kilometers
• 307.880 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 Pemba to Lichinga?

The estimated flight time from Pemba Airport to Lichinga Airport is 1 hour and 10 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Pemba Airport (POL) and Lichinga Airport (VXC)

On average, flying from Pemba to Lichinga generates about 77 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 77 kilograms equals 170 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Pemba to Lichinga

See the map of the shortest flight path between Pemba Airport (POL) and Lichinga Airport (VXC).

## Airport information

Origin Pemba Airport
City: Pemba
Country: Mozambique
IATA Code: POL
ICAO Code: FQPB
Coordinates: 12°59′30″S, 40°31′26″E
Destination Lichinga Airport
City: Lichinga
Country: Mozambique
IATA Code: VXC
ICAO Code: FQLC
Coordinates: 13°16′26″S, 35°15′58″E