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Distance between Mzuzu (ZZU) and Lilongwe (LLW)

Flight distance from Mzuzu to Lilongwe (Mzuzu Airport – Lilongwe International Airport) is 162 miles / 261 kilometers / 141 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Mzuzu (ZZU) to Lilongwe (LLW) is 208 miles / 334 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Mzuzu Airport (ZZU) and Lilongwe International Airport (LLW).

How far is Lilongwe from Mzuzu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 161.928 miles
  • 260.597 kilometers
  • 140.711 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
  • 162.749 miles
  • 261.919 kilometers
  • 141.425 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 Lilongwe International Airport
City: Lilongwe
Country: Malawi Flag of Malawi
IATA Code: LLW
ICAO Code: FWKI
Coordinates: 13°47′21″S, 33°46′51″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Mzuzu and Lilongwe.

Time Difference

Mzuzu

 CAT

Lilongwe

 CAT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 49 kg (108 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mzuzu (ZZU) → Lilongwe (LLW).

Distance:
162
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
162

Round trip?