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How far is Lusaka from Solwezi?

The distance between Solwezi (Solwezi Airport) and Lusaka (Kenneth Kaunda International Airport) is 258 miles / 416 kilometers / 225 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Solwezi (SLI) to Lusaka (LUN) is 376 miles / 605 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 45 minutes.

Solwezi Airport – Kenneth Kaunda International Airport

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Distance from Solwezi to Lusaka

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Solwezi to Lusaka. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 258.417 miles
  • 415.882 kilometers
  • 224.558 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
  • 259.238 miles
  • 417.203 kilometers
  • 225.271 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 Solwezi to Lusaka?

The estimated flight time from Solwezi Airport to Kenneth Kaunda International Airport is 59 minutes.

What is the time difference between Solwezi and Lusaka?

There is no time difference between Solwezi and Lusaka.

Flight carbon footprint between Solwezi Airport (SLI) and Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN)

On average, flying from Solwezi to Lusaka generates about 63 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 63 kilograms equals 139 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Solwezi to Lusaka

Shortest flight path between Solwezi Airport (SLI) and Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN).

Airport information

Origin Solwezi Airport
City: Solwezi
Country: Zambia Flag of Zambia
IATA Code: SLI
ICAO Code: FLSW
Coordinates: 12°10′25″S, 26°21′54″E
Destination Kenneth Kaunda International Airport
City: Lusaka
Country: Zambia Flag of Zambia
IATA Code: LUN
ICAO Code: FLLK
Coordinates: 15°19′50″S, 28°27′9″E