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Distance between El Hierro (VDE) and Fuerteventura (FUE)

Flight distance from El Hierro to Fuerteventura (El Hierro Airport – Fuerteventura Airport) is 249 miles / 402 kilometers / 217 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from El Hierro (VDE) to Fuerteventura (FUE) is 302 miles / 486 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between El Hierro Airport (VDE) and Fuerteventura Airport (FUE).

How far is Fuerteventura from El Hierro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 249.481 miles
  • 401.500 kilometers
  • 216.793 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
  • 249.057 miles
  • 400.818 kilometers
  • 216.425 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 Flag of Spain
IATA Code: VDE
ICAO Code: GCHI
Coordinates: 27°48′53″N, 17°53′13″W

B Fuerteventura Airport
City: Fuerteventura
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: FUE
ICAO Code: GCFV
Coordinates: 28°27′9″N, 13°51′49″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between El Hierro and Fuerteventura.

Time Difference

El Hierro

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Fuerteventura

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (136 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

El Hierro (VDE) → Fuerteventura (FUE).

Distance:
249
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
249

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