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Distance between Sandakan (SDK) and Labuan (LBU)

Flight distance from Sandakan to Labuan (Sandakan Airport – Labuan Airport) is 198 miles / 318 kilometers / 172 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Sandakan (SDK) to Labuan (LBU) is 393 miles / 632 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sandakan to Labuan.

Shortest flight path between Sandakan Airport (SDK) and Labuan Airport (LBU).

How far is Labuan from Sandakan?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sandakan and Labuan. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 197.727 miles
  • 318.211 kilometers
  • 171.820 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
  • 197.558 miles
  • 317.938 kilometers
  • 171.673 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 Sandakan Airport
City: Sandakan
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: SDK
ICAO Code: WBKS
Coordinates: 5°54′3″N, 118°3′32″E

B Labuan Airport
City: Labuan
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: LBU
ICAO Code: WBKL
Coordinates: 5°18′2″N, 115°15′0″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sandakan and Labuan.

Time Difference

Sandakan

 +08

Labuan

 +08

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 54 kg (119 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sandakan (SDK) → Labuan (LBU).

Distance:
198
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
198

Round trip?