Distance between Tufi (TFI) and Popondetta (PNP)

Flight distance from Tufi to Popondetta (Tufi Airport – Girua Airport) is 72 miles / 115 kilometers / 62 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Tufi (TFI) to Popondetta (PNP) is 49 miles / 79 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Tufi to Popondetta.

Shortest flight path between Tufi Airport (TFI) and Girua Airport (PNP).

How far is Popondetta from Tufi?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Tufi and Popondetta. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 71.550 miles
• 115.149 kilometers
• 62.175 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
• 71.497 miles
• 115.063 kilometers
• 62.129 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 Tufi Airport
City: Tufi
Country: Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: TFI
ICAO Code: AYTU
Coordinates: 9°4′33″S, 149°19′11″E

B Girua Airport
City: Popondetta
Country: Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: PNP
ICAO Code: AYGR
Coordinates: 8°48′16″S, 148°18′32″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Tufi and Popondetta.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 36 kg (78 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tufi (TFI) → Popondetta (PNP).

Distance:
72
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
72

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