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Distance between Walvis Bay (WVB) and Windhoek (ERS)

Flight distance from Walvis Bay to Windhoek (Walvis Bay Airport – Eros Airport) is 157 miles / 253 kilometers / 137 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Walvis Bay (WVB) to Windhoek (ERS) is 250 miles / 403 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 45 minutes.

Walvis Bay – Windhoek

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157
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253
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137
Nautical miles

How far is Windhoek 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)
  • 157.404 miles
  • 253.317 kilometers
  • 136.780 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
  • 157.172 miles
  • 252.944 kilometers
  • 136.579 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 Eros Airport is 47 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Walvis Bay and Windhoek.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Walvis Bay to Windhoek generates about 48 kg of CO2 per passenger, 48 kilograms is equal to 106 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 Windhoek

Shortest flight path between Walvis Bay Airport (WVB) and Eros Airport (ERS).

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 Eros Airport
City: Windhoek
Country: Namibia Flag of Namibia
IATA Code: ERS
ICAO Code: FYWE
Coordinates: 22°36′43″S, 17°4′49″E