# Distance between Gwangju (KWJ) and Pohang (KPO)

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

Driving distance from Gwangju (KWJ) to Pohang (KPO) is 189 miles / 304 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 40 minutes.

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

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

## How far is Pohang from Gwangju?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Gwangju and Pohang. 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 Gwangju Airport
City: Gwangju
Country: South Korea
IATA Code: KWJ
ICAO Code: RKJJ
Coordinates: 35°7′35″N, 126°48′32″E

B Pohang Airport
City: Pohang
Country: South Korea
IATA Code: KPO
ICAO Code: RKTH
Coordinates: 35°59′16″N, 129°25′11″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Gwangju and Pohang.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

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

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Gwangju (KWJ) → Pohang (KPO).

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

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
159

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