How far is Port Moresby from Wapenamanda?

The distance between Wapenamanda (Wapenamanda Airport) and Port Moresby (Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport) is 347 miles / 558 kilometers / 301 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Wapenamanda (WBM) to Port Moresby (POM) is 590 miles / 949 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 52 hours 27 minutes.

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1 h 9 min

Distance from Wapenamanda to Port Moresby

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 346.649 miles
• 557.877 kilometers
• 301.229 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
• 347.544 miles
• 559.317 kilometers
• 302.007 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 Port Moresby?

The estimated flight time from Wapenamanda Airport to Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport is 1 hour and 9 minutes.

Flight carbon footprint between Wapenamanda Airport (WBM) and Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM)

On average, flying from Wapenamanda to Port Moresby generates about 76 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 76 kilograms equals 168 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 Port Moresby

See the map of the shortest flight path between Wapenamanda Airport (WBM) and Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM).

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 Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport
City: Port Moresby
Country: Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: POM
ICAO Code: AYPY
Coordinates: 9°26′36″S, 147°13′12″E