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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Johannesburg (JNB)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Johannesburg (Frankfurt Airport – OR Tambo International Airport) is 5380 miles / 8658 kilometers / 4675 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 41 minutes.

Frankfurt – Johannesburg

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4675
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How far is Johannesburg from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5379.979 miles
  • 8658.237 kilometers
  • 4675.074 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
  • 5399.647 miles
  • 8689.890 kilometers
  • 4692.165 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 Frankfurt Airport to OR Tambo International Airport is 10 hours 41 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Frankfurt and Johannesburg is 1 hour. Johannesburg is 1 hour ahead of Frankfurt.
Frankfurt time to Johannesburg time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Frankfurt to Johannesburg generates about 634 kg of CO2 per passenger, 634 kilograms is equal to 1 397 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Johannesburg

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).

Airport information

Origin Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E
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

Airlines flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Johannesburg (JNB)

Lufthansa
South African Airways