# How far is Luderitz from Windhoek?

The distance between Windhoek (Eros Airport) and Luderitz (Lüderitz Airport) is 303 miles / 488 kilometers / 264 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Windhoek (ERS) to Luderitz (LUD) is 506 miles / 815 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 9 hours 12 minutes.

303
Miles
488
Kilometers
264
Nautical miles
1 h 4 min

## Distance from Windhoek to Luderitz

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 303.355 miles
• 488.203 kilometers
• 263.609 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
• 304.281 miles
• 489.693 kilometers
• 264.413 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 Windhoek to Luderitz?

The estimated flight time from Eros Airport to Lüderitz Airport is 1 hour and 4 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Eros Airport (ERS) and Lüderitz Airport (LUD)

On average, flying from Windhoek to Luderitz generates about 70 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 70 kilograms equals 154 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

See the map of the shortest flight path between Eros Airport (ERS) and Lüderitz Airport (LUD).

## Airport information

Origin Eros Airport
City: Windhoek
Country: Namibia
IATA Code: ERS
ICAO Code: FYWE
Coordinates: 22°36′43″S, 17°4′49″E
Destination Lüderitz Airport
City: Luderitz
Country: Namibia
IATA Code: LUD
ICAO Code: FYLZ
Coordinates: 26°41′14″S, 15°14′34″E