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Distance between London (LHR) and Johannesburg (JNB)

Distance from Heathrow Airport to O. R. Tambo International Airport is 5620 miles / 9045 kilometers / 4884 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5620.339 miles
  • 9045.059 kilometers
  • 4883.941 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
  • 5639.035 miles
  • 9075.147 kilometers
  • 4900.187 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Heathrow Airport (LHR) to O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) is 11 hours 8 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Johannesburg is 2 hours. Johannesburg is 2 hours ahead of London.

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Airport information


A Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B O. R. Tambo International Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: JNB
ICAO Code: FAJS
Coordinates: 26°8′21″S, 28°14′45″E

Map

Flight map from London to Johannesburg.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Johannesburg (JNB).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5620

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