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Distance between Margate (MGH) and Cape Town (CPT)

Flight distance from Margate to Cape Town (Margate Airport – Cape Town International Airport) is 718 miles / 1156 kilometers / 624 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Margate (MGH) to Cape Town (CPT) is 954 miles / 1535 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 46 minutes.

Margate – Cape Town

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718
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1156
Kilometers
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624
Nautical miles

How far is Cape Town from Margate?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 718.419 miles
  • 1156.183 kilometers
  • 624.289 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
  • 717.232 miles
  • 1154.273 kilometers
  • 623.258 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 Margate to Cape Town?

Estimated flight time from Margate Airport to Cape Town International Airport is 1 hour 51 minutes.

What is the time difference between Margate and Cape Town?

There is no time difference between Margate and Cape Town.

Flight carbon footprint between Margate Airport (MGH) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT)

On average flying from Margate to Cape Town generates about 127 kg of CO2 per passenger, 127 kilograms is equal to 279 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Margate to Cape Town

Shortest flight path between Margate Airport (MGH) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT).

Airport information

Origin Margate Airport
City: Margate
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: MGH
ICAO Code: FAMG
Coordinates: 30°51′26″S, 30°20′34″E
Destination Cape Town International Airport
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: CPT
ICAO Code: FACT
Coordinates: 33°57′53″S, 18°36′6″E