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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Polokwane (PTG)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Polokwane (Frankfurt Airport – Polokwane International Airport) is 5244 miles / 8439 kilometers / 4557 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 25 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Polokwane.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Polokwane International Airport (PTG).

How far is Polokwane from Frankfurt?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Frankfurt and Polokwane. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5243.806 miles
  • 8439.088 kilometers
  • 4556.743 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
  • 5262.726 miles
  • 8469.536 kilometers
  • 4573.184 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Frankfurt and Polokwane.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

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Polokwane

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 616 kg (1 357 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Polokwane (PTG).

Distance:
5244
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5244

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