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Distance between East London (ELS) and Pietermaritzburg (PZB)

Flight distance from East London to Pietermaritzburg (East London Airport – Pietermaritzburg Airport) is 279 miles / 448 kilometers / 242 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from East London (ELS) to Pietermaritzburg (PZB) is 367 miles / 591 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 43 minutes.

East London – Pietermaritzburg

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279
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448
Kilometers
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242
Nautical miles

How far is Pietermaritzburg 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)
  • 278.508 miles
  • 448.214 kilometers
  • 242.016 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
  • 278.904 miles
  • 448.852 kilometers
  • 242.361 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 Pietermaritzburg?

Estimated flight time from East London Airport to Pietermaritzburg Airport is 1 hour 1 minutes.

What is the time difference between East London and Pietermaritzburg?

There is no time difference between East London and Pietermaritzburg.

Flight carbon footprint between East London Airport (ELS) and Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB)

On average flying from East London to Pietermaritzburg generates about 66 kg of CO2 per passenger, 66 kilograms is equal to 146 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 Pietermaritzburg

Shortest flight path between East London Airport (ELS) and Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB).

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 Pietermaritzburg Airport
City: Pietermaritzburg
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: PZB
ICAO Code: FAPM
Coordinates: 29°38′56″S, 30°23′55″E