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Distance between Vagar (FAE) and Höfn (HFN)

Flight distance from Vagar to Höfn (Vágar Airport – Hornafjörður Airport) is 293 miles / 471 kilometers / 254 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Vagar (FAE) to Höfn (HFN) is 493 miles / 793 kilometers and travel time by car is about 111 hours 11 minutes.

Vagar – Höfn

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293
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471
Kilometers
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254
Nautical miles

How far is Höfn from Vagar?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 292.592 miles
  • 470.882 kilometers
  • 254.256 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
  • 291.597 miles
  • 469.280 kilometers
  • 253.391 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Vágar Airport to Hornafjörður Airport is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Vagar and Höfn.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Vagar to Höfn generates about 68 kg of CO2 per passenger, 68 kilograms is equal to 150 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Vagar to Höfn

Shortest flight path between Vágar Airport (FAE) and Hornafjörður Airport (HFN).

Airport information

Origin Vágar Airport
City: Vagar
Country: Faroe Islands Flag of Faroe Islands
IATA Code: FAE
ICAO Code: EKVG
Coordinates: 62°3′48″N, 7°16′37″W
Destination Hornafjörður Airport
City: Höfn
Country: Iceland Flag of Iceland
IATA Code: HFN
ICAO Code: BIHN
Coordinates: 64°17′44″N, 15°13′37″W