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Distance between Swakopmund (SWP) and Windhoek (WDH)

Flight distance from Swakopmund to Windhoek (Swakopmund Airport – Hosea Kutako International Airport) is 186 miles / 299 kilometers / 162 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Swakopmund (SWP) to Windhoek (WDH) is 249 miles / 400 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 36 minutes.

Swakopmund – Windhoek

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186
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299
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162
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How far is Windhoek from Swakopmund?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 185.920 miles
  • 299.209 kilometers
  • 161.560 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
  • 185.626 miles
  • 298.735 kilometers
  • 161.304 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 Hosea Kutako International Airport is 51 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Swakopmund and Windhoek.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Swakopmund to Windhoek generates about 52 kg of CO2 per passenger, 52 kilograms is equal to 115 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 Windhoek

Shortest flight path between Swakopmund Airport (SWP) and Hosea Kutako International Airport (WDH).

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 Hosea Kutako International Airport
City: Windhoek
Country: Namibia Flag of Namibia
IATA Code: WDH
ICAO Code: FYWH
Coordinates: 22°28′47″S, 17°28′15″E