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Distance between Sambava (SVB) and Farafangana (RVA)

Flight distance from Sambava to Farafangana (Sambava Airport – Farafangana Airport) is 606 miles / 976 kilometers / 527 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Sambava (SVB) to Farafangana (RVA) is 1118 miles / 1800 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 42 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sambava to Farafangana.

Shortest flight path between Sambava Airport (SVB) and Farafangana Airport (RVA).

How far is Farafangana from Sambava?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sambava and Farafangana. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 606.398 miles
  • 975.904 kilometers
  • 526.946 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
  • 608.939 miles
  • 979.992 kilometers
  • 529.153 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 Sambava Airport
City: Sambava
Country: Madagascar Flag of Madagascar
IATA Code: SVB
ICAO Code: FMNS
Coordinates: 14°16′42″S, 50°10′28″E

B Farafangana Airport
City: Farafangana
Country: Madagascar Flag of Madagascar
IATA Code: RVA
ICAO Code: FMSG
Coordinates: 22°48′19″S, 47°49′14″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sambava and Farafangana.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 114 kg (250 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sambava (SVB) → Farafangana (RVA).

Distance:
606
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
606

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