# How far is Dakhla from Smara?

The distance between Smara (Smara Airport) and Dakhla (Dakhla Airport) is 337 miles / 543 kilometers / 293 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Smara (SMW) to Dakhla (VIL) is 465 miles / 749 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 10 hours 15 minutes.

337
Miles
543
Kilometers
293
Nautical miles
1 h 8 min

## Distance from Smara to Dakhla

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Smara to Dakhla. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 337.217 miles
• 542.698 kilometers
• 293.034 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
• 337.339 miles
• 542.894 kilometers
• 293.139 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 Smara to Dakhla?

The estimated flight time from Smara Airport to Dakhla Airport is 1 hour and 8 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Smara Airport (SMW) and Dakhla Airport (VIL)

On average, flying from Smara to Dakhla generates about 75 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 75 kilograms equals 165 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Smara to Dakhla

See the map of the shortest flight path between Smara Airport (SMW) and Dakhla Airport (VIL).

## Airport information

Origin Smara Airport
City: Smara
Country: Western Sahara
IATA Code: SMW
ICAO Code: GMMA
Coordinates: 26°43′54″N, 11°41′4″W
Destination Dakhla Airport
City: Dakhla
Country: Western Sahara
IATA Code: VIL
ICAO Code: GMMH
Coordinates: 23°43′5″N, 15°55′55″W