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How far is Orchid Island from Taichung?

Distance between Taichung (Taichung International Airport) and Orchid Island (Lanyu Airport) is 165 miles / 265 kilometers / 143 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Taichung (RMQ) to Orchid Island (KYD) is 200 miles / 322 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 47 minutes.

Taichung International Airport – Lanyu Airport

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Distance from Taichung to Orchid Island

There are several ways to calculate distance from Taichung to Orchid Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 164.603 miles
  • 264.902 kilometers
  • 143.036 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
  • 165.153 miles
  • 265.788 kilometers
  • 143.514 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).

How long does it take to fly from Taichung to Orchid Island?

Estimated flight time from Taichung International Airport to Lanyu Airport is 48 minutes.

What is the time difference between Taichung and Orchid Island?

There is no time difference between Taichung and Orchid Island.

Flight carbon footprint between Taichung International Airport (RMQ) and Lanyu Airport (KYD)

On average flying from Taichung to Orchid Island generates about 49 kg of CO2 per passenger, 49 kilograms is equal to 109 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Taichung to Orchid Island

Shortest flight path between Taichung International Airport (RMQ) and Lanyu Airport (KYD).

Airport information

Origin Taichung International Airport
City: Taichung
Country: Taiwan Flag of Taiwan
IATA Code: RMQ
ICAO Code: RCMQ
Coordinates: 24°15′52″N, 120°37′15″E
Destination Lanyu Airport
City: Orchid Island
Country: Taiwan Flag of Taiwan
IATA Code: KYD
ICAO Code: RCLY
Coordinates: 22°1′37″N, 121°32′6″E