# 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
IATA Code: QOW
ICAO Code: DNIM
Coordinates: 5°25′37″N, 7°12′21″E

B Akure Airport
City: Akure
Country: 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.

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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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