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Distance between Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) and Luang Prabang (LPQ)

Flight distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Luang Prabang (Tan Son Nhat International Airport – Luang Prabang International Airport) is 692 miles / 1114 kilometers / 602 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Luang Prabang (LPQ) is 938 miles / 1509 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 24 minutes.

Ho Chi Minh City – Luang Prabang

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692
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1114
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602
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How far is Luang Prabang from Ho Chi Minh City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 692.231 miles
  • 1114.037 kilometers
  • 601.532 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
  • 694.809 miles
  • 1118.186 kilometers
  • 603.772 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 Ho Chi Minh City to Luang Prabang?

Estimated flight time from Tan Son Nhat International Airport to Luang Prabang International Airport is 1 hour 48 minutes.

What is the time difference between Ho Chi Minh City and Luang Prabang?

There is no time difference between Ho Chi Minh City and Luang Prabang.

Flight carbon footprint between Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) and Luang Prabang International Airport (LPQ)

On average flying from Ho Chi Minh City to Luang Prabang generates about 124 kg of CO2 per passenger, 124 kilograms is equal to 273 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Ho Chi Minh City to Luang Prabang

Shortest flight path between Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) and Luang Prabang International Airport (LPQ).

Airport information

Origin Tan Son Nhat International Airport
City: Ho Chi Minh City
Country: Vietnam Flag of Vietnam
IATA Code: SGN
ICAO Code: VVTS
Coordinates: 10°49′7″N, 106°39′7″E
Destination Luang Prabang International Airport
City: Luang Prabang
Country: Laos Flag of Laos
IATA Code: LPQ
ICAO Code: VLLB
Coordinates: 19°53′50″N, 102°9′39″E