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Distance between Owerri (QOW) and Akure (AKR)

Flight distance from Owerri to Akure (Sam Mbakwe Airport – Akure Airport) is 181 miles / 291 kilometers / 157 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Owerri (QOW) to Akure (AKR) is 251 miles / 404 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Owerri to Akure.

Shortest flight path between Sam Mbakwe Airport (QOW) and Akure Airport (AKR).

How far is Akure from Owerri?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Owerri and Akure. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 181.073 miles
  • 291.409 kilometers
  • 157.348 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
  • 181.438 miles
  • 291.997 kilometers
  • 157.666 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 Sam Mbakwe Airport
City: Owerri
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: QOW
ICAO Code: DNIM
Coordinates: 5°25′37″N, 7°12′21″E

B Akure Airport
City: Akure
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: AKR
ICAO Code: DNAK
Coordinates: 7°14′48″N, 5°18′3″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Owerri and Akure.

Time Difference

Owerri

 WAT

Akure

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (114 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Owerri (QOW) → Akure (AKR).

Distance:
181
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
181

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