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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Johannesburg (QRA)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Johannesburg (Frankfurt Airport – Rand Airport) is 5386 miles / 8667 kilometers / 4680 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 41 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Johannesburg.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Rand Airport (QRA).

How far is Johannesburg from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5385.607 miles
  • 8667.294 kilometers
  • 4679.964 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
  • 5405.311 miles
  • 8699.005 kilometers
  • 4697.087 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 Rand Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: QRA
ICAO Code: FAGM
Coordinates: 26°14′33″S, 28°9′4″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Frankfurt and Johannesburg.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

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Johannesburg

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 634 kg (1 399 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Johannesburg (QRA).

Distance:
5386
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5386

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