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How far is Socotra from Sana'a?

Distance between Sana'a (Sanaa International Airport) and Socotra (Socotra Airport) is 679 miles / 1092 kilometers / 590 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Sana'a (SAH) to Socotra (SCT) is 864 miles / 1391 kilometers and travel time by car is about 124 hours 46 minutes.

Sanaa International Airport – Socotra Airport

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Distance from Sana'a to Socotra

There are several ways to calculate distance from Sana'a to Socotra. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 678.748 miles
  • 1092.340 kilometers
  • 589.816 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
  • 678.214 miles
  • 1091.479 kilometers
  • 589.352 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 Sana'a to Socotra?

Estimated flight time from Sanaa International Airport to Socotra Airport is 1 hour 47 minutes.

What is the time difference between Sana'a and Socotra?

There is no time difference between Sana'a and Socotra.

Flight carbon footprint between Sanaa International Airport (SAH) and Socotra Airport (SCT)

On average flying from Sana'a to Socotra generates about 122 kg of CO2 per passenger, 122 kilograms is equal to 269 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sana'a to Socotra

Shortest flight path between Sanaa International Airport (SAH) and Socotra Airport (SCT).

Airport information

Origin Sanaa International Airport
City: Sana'a
Country: Yemen Flag of Yemen
IATA Code: SAH
ICAO Code: OYSN
Coordinates: 15°28′34″N, 44°13′10″E
Destination Socotra Airport
City: Socotra
Country: Yemen Flag of Yemen
IATA Code: SCT
ICAO Code: OYSQ
Coordinates: 12°37′50″N, 53°54′20″E