# How far is Balimo from Wapenamanda?

The distance between Wapenamanda (Wapenamanda Airport) and Balimo (Balimo Airport) is 178 miles / 287 kilometers / 155 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Wapenamanda (WBM) to Balimo (OPU) is 272 miles / 437 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 9 hours 52 minutes.

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## Distance from Wapenamanda to Balimo

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Wapenamanda to Balimo. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 178.090 miles
• 286.609 kilometers
• 154.756 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 178.902 miles
• 287.915 kilometers
• 155.462 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Wapenamanda to Balimo?

The estimated flight time from Wapenamanda Airport to Balimo Airport is 50 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Wapenamanda Airport (WBM) and Balimo Airport (OPU)

On average, flying from Wapenamanda to Balimo generates about 51 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 51 kilograms equals 113 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Wapenamanda to Balimo

See the map of the shortest flight path between Wapenamanda Airport (WBM) and Balimo Airport (OPU).

## Airport information

Origin Wapenamanda Airport
City: Wapenamanda
Country: Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: WBM
ICAO Code: AYWD
Coordinates: 5°38′35″S, 143°53′42″E
Destination Balimo Airport
City: Balimo
Country: Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: OPU
ICAO Code: AYBM
Coordinates: 8°3′0″S, 142°55′58″E