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

B Makurdi Airport
City: Makurdi
Country: Nigeria Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Owerri

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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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