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Distance between Dresden (DRS) and Westerland (GWT)

Flight distance from Dresden to Westerland (Dresden Airport – Sylt Airport) is 346 miles / 556 kilometers / 300 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Dresden (DRS) to Westerland (GWT) is 449 miles / 722 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dresden to Westerland.

Shortest flight path between Dresden Airport (DRS) and Sylt Airport (GWT).

How far is Westerland from Dresden?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Dresden and Westerland. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 345.534 miles
  • 556.083 kilometers
  • 300.261 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
  • 344.891 miles
  • 555.048 kilometers
  • 299.702 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 Dresden Airport
City: Dresden
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: DRS
ICAO Code: EDDC
Coordinates: 51°7′58″N, 13°46′1″E

B Sylt Airport
City: Westerland
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: GWT
ICAO Code: EDXW
Coordinates: 54°54′47″N, 8°20′25″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Dresden and Westerland.

Time Difference

Dresden

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Westerland

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 76 kg (167 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dresden (DRS) → Westerland (GWT).

Distance:
346
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
346

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