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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Westerland (GWT)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Westerland (Frankfurt Airport – Sylt Airport) is 338 miles / 544 kilometers / 294 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Frankfurt (FRA) to Westerland (GWT) is 457 miles / 735 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Sylt Airport (GWT).

How far is Westerland from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 338.000 miles
  • 543.958 kilometers
  • 293.714 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
  • 337.753 miles
  • 543.561 kilometers
  • 293.499 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″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 Frankfurt and Westerland.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

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Westerland

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 75 kg (165 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Westerland (GWT).

Distance:
338
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
338

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