# How far is Kristiansand from Ørsta?

The distance between Ørsta (Ørsta–Volda Airport, Hovden) and Kristiansand (Kristiansand Airport, Kjevik) is 284 miles / 457 kilometers / 247 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Ørsta (HOV) to Kristiansand (KRS) is 496 miles / 798 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 12 hours 21 minutes.

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## Distance from Ørsta to Kristiansand

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Ørsta to Kristiansand. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 283.808 miles
• 456.745 kilometers
• 246.622 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
• 283.219 miles
• 455.797 kilometers
• 246.111 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 Ørsta to Kristiansand?

The estimated flight time from Ørsta–Volda Airport, Hovden to Kristiansand Airport, Kjevik is 1 hour and 2 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Ørsta–Volda Airport, Hovden (HOV) and Kristiansand Airport, Kjevik (KRS)

On average, flying from Ørsta to Kristiansand generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 67 kilograms equals 147 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Ørsta to Kristiansand

See the map of the shortest flight path between Ørsta–Volda Airport, Hovden (HOV) and Kristiansand Airport, Kjevik (KRS).

## Airport information

Origin Ørsta–Volda Airport, Hovden
City: Ørsta
Country: Norway
IATA Code: HOV
ICAO Code: ENOV
Coordinates: 62°10′48″N, 6°4′26″E
Destination Kristiansand Airport, Kjevik
City: Kristiansand
Country: Norway
IATA Code: KRS
ICAO Code: ENCN
Coordinates: 58°12′15″N, 8°5′7″E