# How far is Bahir Dar from Johannesburg?

The distance between Johannesburg (OR Tambo International Airport) and Bahir Dar (Bahir Dar Airport) is 2666 miles / 4290 kilometers / 2316 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Johannesburg (JNB) to Bahir Dar (BJR) is 3701 miles / 5956 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 76 hours 25 minutes.

2666
Miles
4290
Kilometers
2316
Nautical miles
5 h 32 min
295 kg

## Distance from Johannesburg to Bahir Dar

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2665.753 miles
• 4290.114 kilometers
• 2316.476 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
• 2678.475 miles
• 4310.588 kilometers
• 2327.531 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 Johannesburg to Bahir Dar?

The estimated flight time from OR Tambo International Airport to Bahir Dar Airport is 5 hours and 32 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) and Bahir Dar Airport (BJR)

On average, flying from Johannesburg to Bahir Dar generates about 295 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 295 kilograms equals 649 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Johannesburg to Bahir Dar

See the map of the shortest flight path between OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) and Bahir Dar Airport (BJR).

## Airport information

Origin OR Tambo International Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: JNB
ICAO Code: FAOR
Coordinates: 26°8′21″S, 28°14′45″E
Destination Bahir Dar Airport
City: Bahir Dar
Country: Ethiopia
IATA Code: BJR
ICAO Code: HABD
Coordinates: 11°36′29″N, 37°19′17″E