# How far is Cardiff from Wick?

The distance between Wick (Wick Airport) and Cardiff (Cardiff Airport) is 489 miles / 786 kilometers / 425 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Wick (WIC) to Cardiff (CWL) is 665 miles / 1070 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 12 hours 43 minutes.

489
Miles
786
Kilometers
425
Nautical miles
1 h 25 min

## Distance from Wick to Cardiff

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Wick to Cardiff. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 488.608 miles
• 786.338 kilometers
• 424.589 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
• 488.052 miles
• 785.443 kilometers
• 424.105 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 Wick to Cardiff?

The estimated flight time from Wick Airport to Cardiff Airport is 1 hour and 25 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Wick Airport (WIC) and Cardiff Airport (CWL)

On average, flying from Wick to Cardiff generates about 97 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 97 kilograms equals 214 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Wick to Cardiff

See the map of the shortest flight path between Wick Airport (WIC) and Cardiff Airport (CWL).

## Airport information

Origin Wick Airport
City: Wick
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: WIC
ICAO Code: EGPC
Coordinates: 58°27′32″N, 3°5′35″W
Destination Cardiff Airport
City: Cardiff
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: CWL
ICAO Code: EGFF
Coordinates: 51°23′48″N, 3°20′35″W