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Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Matsu (MFK)

Flight distance from Shantou to Matsu (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Matsu Beigan Airport) is 280 miles / 451 kilometers / 243 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Matsu (MFK) is 344 miles / 554 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shantou to Matsu.

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Matsu Beigan Airport (MFK).

How far is Matsu from Shantou?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Shantou and Matsu. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 280.182 miles
  • 450.910 kilometers
  • 243.472 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
  • 280.438 miles
  • 451.321 kilometers
  • 243.694 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 Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport
City: Shantou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SWA
ICAO Code: ZGOW
Coordinates: 23°25′36″N, 116°45′43″E

B Matsu Beigan Airport
City: Matsu
Country: Taiwan Flag of Taiwan
IATA Code: MFK
ICAO Code: RCMT
Coordinates: 26°13′27″N, 120°0′10″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shantou and Matsu.

Time Difference

Shantou

 CST

Matsu

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (146 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Matsu (MFK).

Distance:
280
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
280

Round trip?