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Distance between Fakarava (FAV) and Nuku Hiva (NHV)

Flight distance from Fakarava to Nuku Hiva (Fakarava Airport – Nuku Hiva Airport) is 619 miles / 996 kilometers / 538 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Fakarava (FAV) to Nuku Hiva (NHV) is 28 miles / 45 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fakarava to Nuku Hiva.

Shortest flight path between Fakarava Airport (FAV) and Nuku Hiva Airport (NHV).

How far is Nuku Hiva from Fakarava?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Fakarava and Nuku Hiva. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 619.055 miles
  • 996.272 kilometers
  • 537.944 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
  • 620.846 miles
  • 999.154 kilometers
  • 539.500 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 Fakarava Airport
City: Fakarava
Country: French Polynesia Flag of French Polynesia
IATA Code: FAV
ICAO Code: NTGF
Coordinates: 16°3′14″S, 145°39′25″W

B Nuku Hiva Airport
City: Nuku Hiva
Country: French Polynesia Flag of French Polynesia
IATA Code: NHV
ICAO Code: NTMD
Coordinates: 8°47′44″S, 140°13′44″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fakarava and Nuku Hiva is 30 minutes. Nuku Hiva is 30 minutes ahead of Fakarava.

Time Difference

Fakarava

 -10

Nuku Hiva

 -0930

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (254 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fakarava (FAV) → Nuku Hiva (NHV).

Distance:
619
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
619

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