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Distance between Johannesburg (JNB) and Bridgeport, CT (BDR)

Flight distance from Johannesburg to Bridgeport (OR Tambo International Airport – Sikorsky Memorial Airport) is 7944 miles / 12785 kilometers / 6903 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 15 hours 32 minutes.

Map of flight path from Johannesburg to Bridgeport.

Shortest flight path between OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) and Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR).

How far is Bridgeport from Johannesburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7944.268 miles
  • 12785.060 kilometers
  • 6903.380 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
  • 7948.459 miles
  • 12791.804 kilometers
  • 6907.022 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 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

B Sikorsky Memorial Airport
City: Bridgeport, CT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BDR
ICAO Code: KBDR
Coordinates: 41°9′48″N, 73°7′34″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Johannesburg and Bridgeport is 7 hours. Bridgeport is 7 hours behind Johannesburg.

Time Difference

Johannesburg

 SAST

Bridgeport, CT

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 990 kg (2 183 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Johannesburg (JNB) → Bridgeport (BDR).

Distance:
7944
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7944

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