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Distance between Newark, NJ (EWR) and Johannesburg (JNB)

Flight distance from Newark to Johannesburg (New York Newark Liberty International Airport – OR Tambo International Airport) is 7990 miles / 12858 kilometers / 6943 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 15 hours 37 minutes.

Newark – Johannesburg

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6943
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How far is Johannesburg from Newark?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7989.842 miles
  • 12858.405 kilometers
  • 6942.983 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
  • 7993.743 miles
  • 12864.682 kilometers
  • 6946.372 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from New York Newark Liberty International Airport to OR Tambo International Airport is 15 hours 37 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Newark and Johannesburg is 7 hours. Johannesburg is 7 hours ahead of Newark.
Newark time to Johannesburg time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Newark to Johannesburg generates about 997 kg of CO2 per passenger, 997 kilograms is equal to 2 198 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Newark to Johannesburg

Shortest flight path between New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).

Airport information

Origin New York Newark Liberty International Airport
City: Newark, NJ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EWR
ICAO Code: KEWR
Coordinates: 40°41′33″N, 74°10′7″W
Destination OR Tambo International Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: JNB
ICAO Code: FAOR
Coordinates: 26°8′21″S, 28°14′45″E