# How far is Johannesburg from Gaborone?

The distance between Gaborone (Gaborone Sir Seretse Khama International Airport) and Johannesburg (OR Tambo International Airport) is 182 miles / 293 kilometers / 158 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Gaborone (GBE) to Johannesburg (JNB) is 268 miles / 431 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 5 hours 21 minutes.

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## Distance from Gaborone to Johannesburg

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Gaborone to Johannesburg. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 181.896 miles
• 292.733 kilometers
• 158.063 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 181.941 miles
• 292.805 kilometers
• 158.102 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Gaborone to Johannesburg?

The estimated flight time from Gaborone Sir Seretse Khama International Airport to OR Tambo International Airport is 50 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Gaborone Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (GBE) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)

On average, flying from Gaborone to Johannesburg generates about 52 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 52 kilograms equals 114 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Gaborone to Johannesburg

See the map of the shortest flight path between Gaborone Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (GBE) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).

## Airport information

Origin Gaborone Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
City: Gaborone
Country: Botswana
IATA Code: GBE
ICAO Code: FBSK
Coordinates: 24°33′18″S, 25°55′5″E
Destination OR Tambo International Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: JNB
ICAO Code: FAOR
Coordinates: 26°8′21″S, 28°14′45″E