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Distance between Kinshasa (FIH) and Johannesburg (JNB)

Flight distance from Kinshasa to Johannesburg (Kinshasa N'djili Airport – OR Tambo International Airport) is 1719 miles / 2767 kilometers / 1494 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Kinshasa (FIH) to Johannesburg (JNB) is 2402 miles / 3866 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kinshasa to Johannesburg.

Shortest flight path between Kinshasa N'djili Airport (FIH) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).

How far is Johannesburg from Kinshasa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kinshasa and Johannesburg. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1719.482 miles
  • 2767.238 kilometers
  • 1494.189 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
  • 1725.172 miles
  • 2776.395 kilometers
  • 1499.133 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).

Airport information


A Kinshasa N'djili Airport
City: Kinshasa
Country: Congo (Kinshasa) Flag of Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: FIH
ICAO Code: FZAA
Coordinates: 4°23′8″S, 15°26′40″E

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kinshasa and Johannesburg is 1 hour. Johannesburg is 1 hour ahead of Kinshasa.

Time Difference

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Johannesburg

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 194 kg (428 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kinshasa (FIH) → Johannesburg (JNB).

Distance:
1719
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1719

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