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Distance between Walvis Bay (WVB) and Luderitz (LUD)

Flight distance from Walvis Bay to Luderitz (Walvis Bay Airport – Lüderitz Airport) is 258 miles / 415 kilometers / 224 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Walvis Bay (WVB) to Luderitz (LUD) is 478 miles / 769 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 10 minutes.

Walvis Bay – Luderitz

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258
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415
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224
Nautical miles

How far is Luderitz 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)
  • 257.931 miles
  • 415.099 kilometers
  • 224.135 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
  • 258.889 miles
  • 416.641 kilometers
  • 224.968 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 Lüderitz Airport is 59 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Walvis Bay and Luderitz.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Walvis Bay to Luderitz generates about 63 kg of CO2 per passenger, 63 kilograms is equal to 139 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 Luderitz

Shortest flight path between Walvis Bay Airport (WVB) and Lüderitz Airport (LUD).

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 Lüderitz Airport
City: Luderitz
Country: Namibia Flag of Namibia
IATA Code: LUD
ICAO Code: FYLZ
Coordinates: 26°41′14″S, 15°14′34″E