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Distance between Cape Town (CPT) and Johannesburg (JNB)

Distance from Cape Town to Johannesburg (O. R. Tambo International Airport – Cape Town International Airport) is 789 miles / 1271 kilometers / 686 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 789.497 miles
  • 1270.571 kilometers
  • 686.054 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
  • 789.806 miles
  • 1271.070 kilometers
  • 686.323 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Cape Town International Airport (CPT) to O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cape Town and Johannesburg.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (267 pounds).

Airport information


A Cape Town International Airport
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: CPT
ICAO Code: FACT
Coordinates: 33°57′53″S, 18°36′6″E

B O. R. Tambo International Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: JNB
ICAO Code: FAJS
Coordinates: 26°8′21″S, 28°14′45″E

Map

Cape Town to Johannesburg flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cape Town (CPT) → Johannesburg (JNB).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
789

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