# How far is Orchid Island from Taitung?

The distance between Taitung (Taitung Airport) and Orchid Island (Lanyu Airport) is 57 miles / 92 kilometers / 50 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Taitung (TTT) to Orchid Island (KYD) is 72 miles / 116 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 2 hours 24 minutes.

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## Distance from Taitung to Orchid Island

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Taitung to Orchid Island. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 57.244 miles
• 92.125 kilometers
• 49.744 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
• 57.404 miles
• 92.383 kilometers
• 49.883 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 Taitung to Orchid Island?

The estimated flight time from Taitung Airport to Lanyu Airport is 36 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Taitung Airport (TTT) and Lanyu Airport (KYD)

On average, flying from Taitung to Orchid Island generates about 33 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 33 kilograms equals 74 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Taitung to Orchid Island

See the map of the shortest flight path between Taitung Airport (TTT) and Lanyu Airport (KYD).

## Airport information

Origin Taitung Airport
City: Taitung
Country: Taiwan
IATA Code: TTT
ICAO Code: RCFN
Coordinates: 22°45′17″N, 121°6′7″E
Destination Lanyu Airport
City: Orchid Island
Country: Taiwan
IATA Code: KYD
ICAO Code: RCLY
Coordinates: 22°1′37″N, 121°32′6″E