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Distance between Owerri (QOW) and Jos (JOS)

Flight distance from Owerri to Jos (Sam Mbakwe Airport – Yakubu Gowon Airport) is 311 miles / 501 kilometers / 270 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Owerri (QOW) to Jos (JOS) is 434 miles / 699 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 50 minutes.

Owerri – Jos

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311
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501
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270
Nautical miles

How far is Jos from Owerri?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 311.145 miles
  • 500.739 kilometers
  • 270.377 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
  • 312.561 miles
  • 503.018 kilometers
  • 271.608 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Sam Mbakwe Airport to Yakubu Gowon Airport is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Owerri and Jos.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Owerri to Jos generates about 71 kg of CO2 per passenger, 71 kilograms is equal to 156 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Owerri to Jos

Shortest flight path between Sam Mbakwe Airport (QOW) and Yakubu Gowon Airport (JOS).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Yakubu Gowon Airport
City: Jos
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: JOS
ICAO Code: DNJO
Coordinates: 9°38′23″N, 8°52′8″E