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Distance between Vancouver (YVR) and Kelowna (YLW)

Distance from Vancouver to Kelowna (Vancouver International Airport – Kelowna International Airport) is 179 miles / 288 kilometers / 156 nautical miles.

How far is Kelowna from Vancouver?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Vancouver and Kelowna. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 178.950 miles
  • 287.992 kilometers
  • 155.503 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
  • 178.446 miles
  • 287.182 kilometers
  • 155.066 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 Vancouver International Airport (YVR) to Kelowna International Airport (YLW) is 50 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Vancouver and Kelowna.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 50 kg (110 pounds).

Airport information


A Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YVR
ICAO Code: CYVR
Coordinates: 49°11′38″N, 123°11′2″W

B Kelowna International Airport
City: Kelowna
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YLW
ICAO Code: CYLW
Coordinates: 49°57′21″N, 119°22′40″W

Vancouver to Kelowna flight path

Shortest flight path between Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Kelowna International Airport (YLW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Vancouver (YVR) → Kelowna (YLW).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
179
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
179

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