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Distance between Gaua (ZGU) and South West Bay (SWJ)

Flight distance from Gaua to South West Bay (Gaua Airport – South West Bay Airport) is 157 miles / 252 kilometers / 136 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Gaua (ZGU) to South West Bay (SWJ) is 48 miles / 78 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Gaua to South West Bay.

Shortest flight path between Gaua Airport (ZGU) and South West Bay Airport (SWJ).

How far is South West Bay from Gaua?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Gaua and South West Bay. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 156.866 miles
  • 252.452 kilometers
  • 136.313 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
  • 157.632 miles
  • 253.684 kilometers
  • 136.978 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).

Airport information


A Gaua Airport
City: Gaua
Country: Vanuatu Flag of Vanuatu
IATA Code: ZGU
ICAO Code: NVSQ
Coordinates: 14°13′5″S, 167°35′13″E

B South West Bay Airport
City: South West Bay
Country: Vanuatu Flag of Vanuatu
IATA Code: SWJ
ICAO Code: NVSX
Coordinates: 16°29′42″S, 167°26′16″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Gaua and South West Bay.

Time Difference

Gaua

 +11

South West Bay

 +11

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 48 kg (106 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Gaua (ZGU) → South West Bay (SWJ).

Distance:
157
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
157

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