# How far is Pakse from Ho Chi Minh City?

The distance between Ho Chi Minh City (Tan Son Nhat International Airport) and Pakse (Pakse International Airport) is 302 miles / 486 kilometers / 263 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Pakse (PKZ) is 372 miles / 599 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 20 minutes.

302
Miles
486
Kilometers
263
Nautical miles
1 h 4 min

## Distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Pakse

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Pakse. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 302.263 miles
• 486.446 kilometers
• 262.660 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 303.733 miles
• 488.810 kilometers
• 263.936 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 Pakse?

The estimated flight time from Tan Son Nhat International Airport to Pakse International Airport is 1 hour and 4 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Ho Chi Minh City and Pakse?

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

## Flight carbon footprint between Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) and Pakse International Airport (PKZ)

On average, flying from Ho Chi Minh City to Pakse generates about 70 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 70 kilograms equals 153 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 Pakse

See the map of the shortest flight path between Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) and Pakse International Airport (PKZ).

## Airport information

Origin Tan Son Nhat International Airport
City: Ho Chi Minh City
Country: Vietnam
IATA Code: SGN
ICAO Code: VVTS
Coordinates: 10°49′7″N, 106°39′7″E
Destination Pakse International Airport
City: Pakse
Country: Laos
IATA Code: PKZ
ICAO Code: VLPS
Coordinates: 15°7′55″N, 105°46′51″E