Distance between Windhoek (WDH) and Cape Town (CPT)

Flight distance from Windhoek to Cape Town (Hosea Kutako International Airport – Cape Town International Airport) is 794 miles / 1278 kilometers / 690 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Windhoek (WDH) to Cape Town (CPT) is 946 miles / 1522 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 15 minutes.

794
Miles
1278
Kilometers
690
Nautical miles
2 h 0 min
134 kg

How far is Cape Town from Windhoek?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 793.874 miles
• 1277.616 kilometers
• 689.858 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
• 796.493 miles
• 1281.831 kilometers
• 692.134 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 Windhoek to Cape Town?

Estimated flight time from Hosea Kutako International Airport to Cape Town International Airport is 2 hours 0 minutes.

What is the time difference between Windhoek and Cape Town?

There is no time difference between Windhoek and Cape Town.

Flight carbon footprint between Hosea Kutako International Airport (WDH) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT)

On average flying from Windhoek to Cape Town generates about 134 kg of CO2 per passenger, 134 kilograms is equal to 296 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Windhoek to Cape Town

Shortest flight path between Hosea Kutako International Airport (WDH) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT).

Airport information

Origin Hosea Kutako International Airport
City: Windhoek
Country: Namibia
IATA Code: WDH
ICAO Code: FYWH
Coordinates: 22°28′47″S, 17°28′15″E
Destination Cape Town International Airport
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: CPT
ICAO Code: FACT
Coordinates: 33°57′53″S, 18°36′6″E