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Distance between El Hierro (VDE) and Gran Canaria (LPA)

Flight distance from El Hierro to Gran Canaria (El Hierro Airport – Gran Canaria Airport) is 153 miles / 247 kilometers / 133 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 47 minutes.

Driving distance from El Hierro (VDE) to Gran Canaria (LPA) is 208 miles / 334 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between El Hierro Airport (VDE) and Gran Canaria Airport (LPA).

How far is Gran Canaria from El Hierro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 153.217 miles
  • 246.578 kilometers
  • 133.142 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
  • 152.936 miles
  • 246.126 kilometers
  • 132.897 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 Gran Canaria Airport
City: Gran Canaria
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: LPA
ICAO Code: GCLP
Coordinates: 27°55′54″N, 15°23′11″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between El Hierro and Gran Canaria.

Time Difference

El Hierro

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Gran Canaria

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 48 kg (105 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

El Hierro (VDE) → Gran Canaria (LPA).

Distance:
153
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
153

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