Map of flight path from Cape Town to Birmingham.
Shortest flight path between Cape Town International Airport (CPT) and Birmingham Airport (BHX).
How far is Birmingham from Cape Town?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Cape Town and Birmingham. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 6074.653 miles
- 9776.206 kilometers
- 5278.729 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
- 6095.984 miles
- 9810.535 kilometers
- 5297.265 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Cape Town and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind Cape Town.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 727 kg (1 602 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cape Town (CPT) → Birmingham (BHX).