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Distance between Pohang (KPO) and Gwangju (KWJ)

Flight distance from Pohang to Gwangju (Pohang Airport – Gwangju Airport) is 159 miles / 255 kilometers / 138 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Pohang (KPO) to Gwangju (KWJ) is 192 miles / 309 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Pohang to Gwangju.

Shortest flight path between Pohang Airport (KPO) and Gwangju Airport (KWJ).

How far is Gwangju from Pohang?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Pohang and Gwangju. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 158.626 miles
  • 255.284 kilometers
  • 137.842 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
  • 158.368 miles
  • 254.869 kilometers
  • 137.618 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 Pohang Airport
City: Pohang
Country: South Korea Flag of South Korea
IATA Code: KPO
ICAO Code: RKTH
Coordinates: 35°59′16″N, 129°25′11″E

B Gwangju Airport
City: Gwangju
Country: South Korea Flag of South Korea
IATA Code: KWJ
ICAO Code: RKJJ
Coordinates: 35°7′35″N, 126°48′32″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Pohang and Gwangju.

Time Difference

Pohang

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Gwangju

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 48 kg (107 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Pohang (KPO) → Gwangju (KWJ).

Distance:
159
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
159

Round trip?