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Distance between Johannesburg (JNB) and Block Island, RI (BID)

Flight distance from Johannesburg to Block Island (OR Tambo International Airport – Block Island State Airport) is 7866 miles / 12659 kilometers / 6835 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 15 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path from Johannesburg to Block Island.

Shortest flight path between OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) and Block Island State Airport (BID).

How far is Block Island from Johannesburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7865.996 miles
  • 12659.094 kilometers
  • 6835.364 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
  • 7870.453 miles
  • 12666.266 kilometers
  • 6839.236 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 Block Island State Airport
City: Block Island, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BID
ICAO Code: KBID
Coordinates: 41°10′5″N, 71°34′40″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Johannesburg and Block Island is 7 hours. Block Island is 7 hours behind Johannesburg.

Time Difference

Johannesburg

 SAST

Block Island, RI

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 979 kg (2 158 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Johannesburg (JNB) → Block Island (BID).

Distance:
7866
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7866

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