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Distance between East London (ELS) and Bloemfontain (BFN)

Flight distance from East London to Bloemfontain (East London Airport – Bram Fischer International Airport) is 286 miles / 461 kilometers / 249 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from East London (ELS) to Bloemfontain (BFN) is 357 miles / 575 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 6 minutes.

East London – Bloemfontain

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286
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461
Kilometers
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249
Nautical miles

How far is Bloemfontain from East London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 286.254 miles
  • 460.680 kilometers
  • 248.748 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
  • 286.951 miles
  • 461.802 kilometers
  • 249.353 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).

How long does it take to fly from East London to Bloemfontain?

Estimated flight time from East London Airport to Bram Fischer International Airport is 1 hour 2 minutes.

What is the time difference between East London and Bloemfontain?

There is no time difference between East London and Bloemfontain.

Flight carbon footprint between East London Airport (ELS) and Bram Fischer International Airport (BFN)

On average flying from East London to Bloemfontain generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, 67 kilograms is equal to 148 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from East London to Bloemfontain

Shortest flight path between East London Airport (ELS) and Bram Fischer International Airport (BFN).

Airport information

Origin East London Airport
City: East London
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: ELS
ICAO Code: FAEL
Coordinates: 33°2′8″S, 27°49′33″E
Destination Bram Fischer International Airport
City: Bloemfontain
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: BFN
ICAO Code: FABL
Coordinates: 29°5′33″S, 26°18′8″E