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Distance between Waterford (WAT) and Sligo (SXL)

Flight distance from Waterford to Sligo (Waterford Airport – Sligo Airport) is 158 miles / 254 kilometers / 137 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Waterford (WAT) to Sligo (SXL) is 189 miles / 304 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 16 minutes.

Waterford – Sligo

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158
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254
Kilometers
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137
Nautical miles

How far is Sligo from Waterford?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 157.743 miles
  • 253.863 kilometers
  • 137.075 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
  • 157.548 miles
  • 253.548 kilometers
  • 136.905 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Waterford Airport to Sligo Airport is 47 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Waterford and Sligo.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Waterford to Sligo generates about 48 kg of CO2 per passenger, 48 kilograms is equal to 106 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Waterford to Sligo

Shortest flight path between Waterford Airport (WAT) and Sligo Airport (SXL).

Airport information

Origin Waterford Airport
City: Waterford
Country: Ireland Flag of Ireland
IATA Code: WAT
ICAO Code: EIWF
Coordinates: 52°11′13″N, 7°5′13″W
Destination Sligo Airport
City: Sligo
Country: Ireland Flag of Ireland
IATA Code: SXL
ICAO Code: EISG
Coordinates: 54°16′48″N, 8°35′57″W