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Distance between Owerri (QOW) and Lagos (LOS)

Flight distance from Owerri to Lagos (Sam Mbakwe Airport – Murtala Muhammed International Airport) is 279 miles / 449 kilometers / 242 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Owerri (QOW) to Lagos (LOS) is 347 miles / 559 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 44 minutes.

Owerri – Lagos

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279
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449
Kilometers
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242
Nautical miles

How far is Lagos from Owerri?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 278.695 miles
  • 448.516 kilometers
  • 242.179 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
  • 278.523 miles
  • 448.239 kilometers
  • 242.030 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 Murtala Muhammed International Airport is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Owerri and Lagos.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Owerri to Lagos generates about 66 kg of CO2 per passenger, 66 kilograms is equal to 146 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 Lagos

Shortest flight path between Sam Mbakwe Airport (QOW) and Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS).

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 Murtala Muhammed International Airport
City: Lagos
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: LOS
ICAO Code: DNMM
Coordinates: 6°34′38″N, 3°19′16″E