# Distance between El Hierro (VDE) and Bilbao (BIO)

Flight distance from El Hierro to Bilbao (El Hierro Airport – Bilbao Airport) is 1356 miles / 2183 kilometers / 1179 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from El Hierro (VDE) to Bilbao (BIO) is 1546 miles / 2488 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between El Hierro Airport (VDE) and Bilbao Airport (BIO).

## How far is Bilbao from El Hierro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1356.233 miles
• 2182.645 kilometers
• 1178.534 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
• 1356.913 miles
• 2183.740 kilometers
• 1179.125 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 Bilbao Airport
City: Bilbao
Country: Spain
IATA Code: BIO
ICAO Code: LEBB
Coordinates: 43°18′3″N, 2°54′38″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (376 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

El Hierro (VDE) → Bilbao (BIO).

Distance:
1356
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1356

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