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Distance between Port Moresby (POM) and Lae (LAE)

Flight distance from Port Moresby to Lae (Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport – Lae Nadzab Airport) is 200 miles / 322 kilometers / 174 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 52 minutes.

Map of flight path from Port Moresby to Lae.

Shortest flight path between Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM) and Lae Nadzab Airport (LAE).

How far is Lae from Port Moresby?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Port Moresby and Lae. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 200.352 miles
  • 322.435 kilometers
  • 174.101 nautical miles

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

Haversine formula
  • 201.399 miles
  • 324.121 kilometers
  • 175.011 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).

Airport information


A Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport
City: Port Moresby
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: POM
ICAO Code: AYPY
Coordinates: 9°26′36″S, 147°13′12″E

B Lae Nadzab Airport
City: Lae
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: LAE
ICAO Code: AYNZ
Coordinates: 6°34′11″S, 146°43′33″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Port Moresby and Lae.

Time Difference

Port Moresby

 +10

Lae

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 54 kg (120 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Port Moresby (POM) → Lae (LAE).

Distance:
200
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
200

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