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Distance between Walvis Bay (WVB) and Cape Town (CPT)

Flight distance from Walvis Bay to Cape Town (Walvis Bay Airport – Cape Town International Airport) is 794 miles / 1277 kilometers / 690 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Walvis Bay (WVB) to Cape Town (CPT) is 1063 miles / 1710 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 43 minutes.

Walvis Bay – Cape Town

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794
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1277
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690
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How far is Cape Town from Walvis Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 793.657 miles
  • 1277.267 kilometers
  • 689.669 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
  • 795.903 miles
  • 1280.882 kilometers
  • 691.621 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Walvis Bay Airport to Cape Town International Airport is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Walvis Bay and Cape Town.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Walvis Bay 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 Walvis Bay to Cape Town

Shortest flight path between Walvis Bay Airport (WVB) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT).

Airport information

Origin Walvis Bay Airport
City: Walvis Bay
Country: Namibia Flag of Namibia
IATA Code: WVB
ICAO Code: FYWB
Coordinates: 22°58′47″S, 14°38′43″E
Destination Cape Town International Airport
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: CPT
ICAO Code: FACT
Coordinates: 33°57′53″S, 18°36′6″E

Airlines flying from Walvis Bay (WVB) to Cape Town (CPT)

South African Airways