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Distance between Francistown (FRW) and Johannesburg (JNB)

Flight distance from Francistown to Johannesburg (Francistown Airport – OR Tambo International Airport) is 346 miles / 557 kilometers / 301 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Francistown (FRW) to Johannesburg (JNB) is 429 miles / 690 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Francistown Airport (FRW) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).

How far is Johannesburg from Francistown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 346.161 miles
  • 557.092 kilometers
  • 300.806 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
  • 347.502 miles
  • 559.250 kilometers
  • 301.971 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 Francistown Airport
City: Francistown
Country: Botswana Flag of Botswana
IATA Code: FRW
ICAO Code: FBFT
Coordinates: 21°9′34″S, 27°28′28″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

There is no time difference between Francistown and Johannesburg.

Time Difference

Francistown

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Johannesburg

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 76 kg (167 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Francistown (FRW) → Johannesburg (JNB).

Distance:
346
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
346

Round trip?