# How far is South West Bay from Ablow?

The distance between Ablow (Mota Lava Airport) and South West Bay (South West Bay Airport) is 195 miles / 314 kilometers / 170 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Ablow (MTV) to South West Bay (SWJ) is 48 miles / 78 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 1 hour 17 minutes.

195
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314
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170
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## Distance from Ablow to South West Bay

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Ablow to South West Bay. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 195.366 miles
• 314.411 kilometers
• 169.768 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
• 196.318 miles
• 315.943 kilometers
• 170.596 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 Ablow to South West Bay?

The estimated flight time from Mota Lava Airport to South West Bay Airport is 52 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Mota Lava Airport (MTV) and South West Bay Airport (SWJ)

On average, flying from Ablow to South West Bay generates about 54 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 54 kilograms equals 119 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Ablow to South West Bay

See the map of the shortest flight path between Mota Lava Airport (MTV) and South West Bay Airport (SWJ).

## Airport information

Origin Mota Lava Airport
City: Ablow
Country: Vanuatu
IATA Code: MTV
ICAO Code: NVSA
Coordinates: 13°39′57″S, 167°42′43″E
Destination South West Bay Airport
City: South West Bay
Country: Vanuatu
IATA Code: SWJ
ICAO Code: NVSX
Coordinates: 16°29′42″S, 167°26′16″E