Distance between East London (ELS) and Port Elizabeth (PLZ)

Flight distance from East London to Port Elizabeth (East London Airport – Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport) is 143 miles / 231 kilometers / 125 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from East London (ELS) to Port Elizabeth (PLZ) is 178 miles / 287 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 3 minutes.

143
Miles
231
Kilometers
125
Nautical miles

How far is Port Elizabeth 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)
• 143.308 miles
• 230.632 kilometers
• 124.531 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
• 143.142 miles
• 230.364 kilometers
• 124.387 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 Port Elizabeth?

Estimated flight time from East London Airport to Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport is 46 minutes.

What is the time difference between East London and Port Elizabeth?

There is no time difference between East London and Port Elizabeth.

Flight carbon footprint between East London Airport (ELS) and Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport (PLZ)

On average flying from East London to Port Elizabeth generates about 46 kg of CO2 per passenger, 46 kilograms is equal to 102 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 Port Elizabeth

Shortest flight path between East London Airport (ELS) and Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport (PLZ).

Airport information

Origin East London Airport
City: East London
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: ELS
ICAO Code: FAEL
Coordinates: 33°2′8″S, 27°49′33″E
Destination Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport
City: Port Elizabeth
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: PLZ
ICAO Code: FAPE
Coordinates: 33°59′5″S, 25°37′2″E