# How far is Windhoek from Luderitz?

The distance between Luderitz (Lüderitz Airport) and Windhoek (Hosea Kutako International Airport) is 322 miles / 518 kilometers / 280 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Luderitz (LUD) to Windhoek (WDH) is 537 miles / 864 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 9 hours 48 minutes.

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## Distance from Luderitz to Windhoek

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 321.732 miles
• 517.777 kilometers
• 279.577 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
• 322.636 miles
• 519.232 kilometers
• 280.363 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 Luderitz to Windhoek?

The estimated flight time from Lüderitz Airport to Hosea Kutako International Airport is 1 hour and 6 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lüderitz Airport (LUD) and Hosea Kutako International Airport (WDH)

On average, flying from Luderitz to Windhoek generates about 72 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 72 kilograms equals 160 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

See the map of the shortest flight path between Lüderitz Airport (LUD) and Hosea Kutako International Airport (WDH).

## Airport information

Origin Lüderitz Airport
City: Luderitz
Country: Namibia
IATA Code: LUD
ICAO Code: FYLZ
Coordinates: 26°41′14″S, 15°14′34″E
Destination Hosea Kutako International Airport
City: Windhoek
Country: Namibia
IATA Code: WDH
ICAO Code: FYWH
Coordinates: 22°28′47″S, 17°28′15″E