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Distance between Tumling Tar (TMI) and Lukla (LUA)

Flight distance from Tumling Tar to Lukla (Tumlingtar Airport – Tenzing–Hillary Airport) is 38 miles / 62 kilometers / 33 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Tumling Tar (TMI) to Lukla (LUA) is 232 miles / 374 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 49 minutes.

Tumling Tar – Lukla

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38
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33
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How far is Lukla from Tumling Tar?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 38.288 miles
  • 61.618 kilometers
  • 33.271 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
  • 38.308 miles
  • 61.651 kilometers
  • 33.289 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Tumlingtar Airport to Tenzing–Hillary Airport is 34 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Tumling Tar and Lukla.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Tumling Tar to Lukla generates about 31 kg of CO2 per passenger, 31 kilograms is equal to 68 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Tumling Tar to Lukla

Shortest flight path between Tumlingtar Airport (TMI) and Tenzing–Hillary Airport (LUA).

Airport information

Origin Tumlingtar Airport
City: Tumling Tar
Country: Nepal Flag of Nepal
IATA Code: TMI
ICAO Code: VNTR
Coordinates: 27°18′54″N, 87°11′35″E
Destination Tenzing–Hillary Airport
City: Lukla
Country: Nepal Flag of Nepal
IATA Code: LUA
ICAO Code: VNLK
Coordinates: 27°41′12″N, 86°43′46″E