# Distance between El Hierro (VDE) and La Gomera (GMZ)

Flight distance from El Hierro to La Gomera (El Hierro Airport – La Gomera Airport) is 44 miles / 70 kilometers / 38 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 34 minutes.

Driving distance from El Hierro (VDE) to La Gomera (GMZ) is 127 miles / 205 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between El Hierro Airport (VDE) and La Gomera Airport (GMZ).

## How far is La Gomera from El Hierro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 43.711 miles
• 70.346 kilometers
• 37.984 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
• 43.656 miles
• 70.258 kilometers
• 37.936 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 La Gomera Airport
City: La Gomera
Country: Spain
IATA Code: GMZ
ICAO Code: GCGM
Coordinates: 28°1′46″N, 17°12′52″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between El Hierro and La Gomera.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 31 kg (69 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

El Hierro (VDE) → La Gomera (GMZ).

Distance:
44
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
44

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