# How far is Luderitz from Durban?

The distance between Durban (King Shaka International Airport) and Luderitz (Lüderitz Airport) is 988 miles / 1590 kilometers / 859 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Durban (DUR) to Luderitz (LUD) is 1251 miles / 2013 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 23 hours 10 minutes.

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Miles
1590
Kilometers
859
Nautical miles
2 h 22 min
150 kg

## Distance from Durban to Luderitz

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Durban to Luderitz. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 988.235 miles
• 1590.410 kilometers
• 858.753 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
• 986.611 miles
• 1587.796 kilometers
• 857.341 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 Durban to Luderitz?

The estimated flight time from King Shaka International Airport to Lüderitz Airport is 2 hours and 22 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between King Shaka International Airport (DUR) and Lüderitz Airport (LUD)

On average, flying from Durban to Luderitz generates about 150 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 150 kilograms equals 331 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Durban to Luderitz

See the map of the shortest flight path between King Shaka International Airport (DUR) and Lüderitz Airport (LUD).

## Airport information

Origin King Shaka International Airport
City: Durban
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: DUR
ICAO Code: FALE
Coordinates: 29°37′0″S, 31°6′29″E
Destination Lüderitz Airport
City: Luderitz
Country: Namibia
IATA Code: LUD
ICAO Code: FYLZ
Coordinates: 26°41′14″S, 15°14′34″E