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Distance between East London (ELS) and Polokwane (PTG)

Flight distance from East London to Polokwane (East London Airport – Polokwane International Airport) is 641 miles / 1031 kilometers / 557 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from East London (ELS) to Polokwane (PTG) is 801 miles / 1289 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 41 minutes.

East London – Polokwane

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641
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1031
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557
Nautical miles

How far is Polokwane 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)
  • 640.616 miles
  • 1030.972 kilometers
  • 556.680 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
  • 642.659 miles
  • 1034.260 kilometers
  • 558.456 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 Polokwane?

Estimated flight time from East London Airport to Polokwane International Airport is 1 hour 42 minutes.

What is the time difference between East London and Polokwane?

There is no time difference between East London and Polokwane.

Flight carbon footprint between East London Airport (ELS) and Polokwane International Airport (PTG)

On average flying from East London to Polokwane generates about 118 kg of CO2 per passenger, 118 kilograms is equal to 260 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 Polokwane

Shortest flight path between East London Airport (ELS) and Polokwane International Airport (PTG).

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 Polokwane International Airport
City: Polokwane
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: PTG
ICAO Code: FAPP
Coordinates: 23°50′43″S, 29°27′30″E