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Distance between Mzuzu (ZZU) and Blantyre (BLZ)

Flight distance from Mzuzu to Blantyre (Mzuzu Airport – Chileka International Airport) is 298 miles / 480 kilometers / 259 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Mzuzu (ZZU) to Blantyre (BLZ) is 372 miles / 599 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Mzuzu to Blantyre.

Shortest flight path between Mzuzu Airport (ZZU) and Chileka International Airport (BLZ).

How far is Blantyre from Mzuzu?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Mzuzu and Blantyre. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 298.200 miles
  • 479.906 kilometers
  • 259.129 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
  • 299.619 miles
  • 482.189 kilometers
  • 260.361 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 Mzuzu Airport
City: Mzuzu
Country: Malawi Flag of Malawi
IATA Code: ZZU
ICAO Code: FWUU
Coordinates: 11°26′40″S, 34°0′42″E

B Chileka International Airport
City: Blantyre
Country: Malawi Flag of Malawi
IATA Code: BLZ
ICAO Code: FWCL
Coordinates: 15°40′44″S, 34°58′26″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Mzuzu and Blantyre.

Time Difference

Mzuzu

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Blantyre

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (152 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mzuzu (ZZU) → Blantyre (BLZ).

Distance:
298
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
298

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