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Distance between Swakopmund (SWP) and Luderitz (LUD)

Flight distance from Swakopmund to Luderitz (Swakopmund Airport – Lüderitz Airport) is 280 miles / 451 kilometers / 244 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Swakopmund (SWP) to Luderitz (LUD) is 501 miles / 807 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 37 minutes.

Swakopmund – Luderitz

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280
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451
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244
Nautical miles

How far is Luderitz from Swakopmund?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 280.298 miles
  • 451.095 kilometers
  • 243.572 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
  • 281.342 miles
  • 452.776 kilometers
  • 244.479 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Swakopmund Airport to Lüderitz Airport is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Swakopmund and Luderitz.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Swakopmund to Luderitz generates about 66 kg of CO2 per passenger, 66 kilograms is equal to 146 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Swakopmund to Luderitz

Shortest flight path between Swakopmund Airport (SWP) and Lüderitz Airport (LUD).

Airport information

Origin Swakopmund Airport
City: Swakopmund
Country: Namibia Flag of Namibia
IATA Code: SWP
ICAO Code: FYSM
Coordinates: 22°39′42″S, 14°34′5″E
Destination Lüderitz Airport
City: Luderitz
Country: Namibia Flag of Namibia
IATA Code: LUD
ICAO Code: FYLZ
Coordinates: 26°41′14″S, 15°14′34″E