Distance between Wonju (WJU) and Gwangju (KWJ)

Flight distance from Wonju to Gwangju (Wonju Airport – Gwangju Airport) is 172 miles / 277 kilometers / 149 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Wonju (WJU) to Gwangju (KWJ) is 211 miles / 340 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Wonju to Gwangju.

Shortest flight path between Wonju Airport (WJU) and Gwangju Airport (KWJ).

How far is Gwangju from Wonju?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Wonju and Gwangju. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 171.851 miles
• 276.568 kilometers
• 149.335 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
• 172.104 miles
• 276.974 kilometers
• 149.554 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).

Airport information

A Wonju Airport
City: Wonju
Country: South Korea
IATA Code: WJU
ICAO Code: RKNW
Coordinates: 37°26′17″N, 127°57′35″E

B Gwangju Airport
City: Gwangju
Country: South Korea
IATA Code: KWJ
ICAO Code: RKJJ
Coordinates: 35°7′35″N, 126°48′32″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wonju and Gwangju.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 50 kg (111 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wonju (WJU) → Gwangju (KWJ).

Distance:
172
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
172

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