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Distance between Sola (SLH) and South West Bay (SWJ)

Flight distance from Sola to South West Bay (Vanua Lava Airport – South West Bay Airport) is 182 miles / 293 kilometers / 158 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Sola (SLH) to South West Bay (SWJ) is 48 miles / 78 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sola to South West Bay.

Shortest flight path between Vanua Lava Airport (SLH) and South West Bay Airport (SWJ).

How far is South West Bay from Sola?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sola and South West Bay. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 181.861 miles
  • 292.676 kilometers
  • 158.032 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
  • 182.754 miles
  • 294.114 kilometers
  • 158.809 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 Vanua Lava Airport
City: Sola
Country: Vanuatu Flag of Vanuatu
IATA Code: SLH
ICAO Code: NVSC
Coordinates: 13°51′6″S, 167°32′13″E

B South West Bay Airport
City: South West Bay
Country: Vanuatu Flag of Vanuatu
IATA Code: SWJ
ICAO Code: NVSX
Coordinates: 16°29′42″S, 167°26′16″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sola and South West Bay.

Time Difference

Sola

 +11

South West Bay

 +11

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (114 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sola (SLH) → South West Bay (SWJ).

Distance:
182
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
182

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