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Distance between Johannesburg (JNB) and Dakar (DKR)

Flight distance from Johannesburg to Dakar (OR Tambo International Airport – Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport) is 4167 miles / 6706 kilometers / 3621 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Johannesburg (JNB) to Dakar (DKR) is 6165 miles / 9922 kilometers and travel time by car is about 131 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) and Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport (DKR).

How far is Dakar from Johannesburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4166.778 miles
  • 6705.779 kilometers
  • 3620.831 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
  • 4173.566 miles
  • 6716.703 kilometers
  • 3626.729 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 Dakar Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport
City: Dakar
Country: Senegal Flag of Senegal
IATA Code: DKR
ICAO Code: GOOY
Coordinates: 14°44′22″N, 17°29′24″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Johannesburg and Dakar is 2 hours. Dakar is 2 hours behind Johannesburg.

Time Difference

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Dakar

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 477 kg (1 052 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Johannesburg (JNB) → Dakar (DKR).

Distance:
4167
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4167

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