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Distance between Walvis Bay (WVB) and Swakopmund (SWP)

Flight distance from Walvis Bay to Swakopmund (Walvis Bay Airport – Swakopmund Airport) is 22 miles / 36 kilometers / 19 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Walvis Bay (WVB) to Swakopmund (SWP) is 27 miles / 44 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 minutes.

Walvis Bay – Swakopmund

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How far is Swakopmund 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)
  • 22.429 miles
  • 36.097 kilometers
  • 19.491 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
  • 22.515 miles
  • 36.235 kilometers
  • 19.565 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 Swakopmund Airport is 32 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Walvis Bay to Swakopmund generates about 28 kg of CO2 per passenger, 28 kilograms is equal to 62 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 Swakopmund

Shortest flight path between Walvis Bay Airport (WVB) and Swakopmund Airport (SWP).

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 Swakopmund Airport
City: Swakopmund
Country: Namibia Flag of Namibia
IATA Code: SWP
ICAO Code: FYSM
Coordinates: 22°39′42″S, 14°34′5″E