# Distance between Owerri (QOW) and Makurdi (MDI)

Flight distance from Owerri to Makurdi (Sam Mbakwe Airport – Makurdi Airport) is 184 miles / 296 kilometers / 160 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Owerri (QOW) to Makurdi (MDI) is 256 miles / 412 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 4 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Owerri to Makurdi.

Shortest flight path between Sam Mbakwe Airport (QOW) and Makurdi Airport (MDI).

## How far is Makurdi from Owerri?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 183.951 miles
• 296.041 kilometers
• 159.849 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
• 184.622 miles
• 297.121 kilometers
• 160.432 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 Makurdi Airport
City: Makurdi
Country: Nigeria
IATA Code: MDI
ICAO Code: DNMK
Coordinates: 7°42′13″N, 8°36′50″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Owerri and Makurdi.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (115 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Owerri (QOW) → Makurdi (MDI).

Distance:
184
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
184

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