# Distance between El Hierro (VDE) and Barcelona (BCN)

Flight distance from El Hierro to Barcelona (El Hierro Airport – Barcelona–El Prat Airport) is 1463 miles / 2355 kilometers / 1272 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from El Hierro (VDE) to Barcelona (BCN) is 1620 miles / 2607 kilometers and travel time by car is about 52 hours 9 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from El Hierro to Barcelona.

Shortest flight path between El Hierro Airport (VDE) and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN).

## How far is Barcelona from El Hierro?

There are several ways to calculate distances between El Hierro and Barcelona. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1463.320 miles
• 2354.985 kilometers
• 1271.590 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
• 1462.799 miles
• 2354.147 kilometers
• 1271.138 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 El Hierro Airport
City: El Hierro
Country: Spain
IATA Code: VDE
ICAO Code: GCHI
Coordinates: 27°48′53″N, 17°53′13″W

B Barcelona–El Prat Airport
City: Barcelona
Country: Spain
IATA Code: BCN
ICAO Code: LEBL
Coordinates: 41°17′49″N, 2°4′42″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between El Hierro and Barcelona is 1 hour. Barcelona is 1 hour ahead of El Hierro.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 177 kg (391 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

El Hierro (VDE) → Barcelona (BCN).

Distance:
1463
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1463

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