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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Johannesburg (JNB)

Flight distance from Beijing to Johannesburg (Beijing Capital International Airport – OR Tambo International Airport) is 7269 miles / 11698 kilometers / 6316 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 14 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path from Beijing to Johannesburg.

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).

How far is Johannesburg from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7268.758 miles
  • 11697.932 kilometers
  • 6316.378 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
  • 7275.006 miles
  • 11707.988 kilometers
  • 6321.808 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 Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beijing and Johannesburg is 6 hours. Johannesburg is 6 hours behind Beijing.

Time Difference

Beijing

 CST

Johannesburg

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 903 kg (1 990 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Johannesburg (JNB).

Distance:
7269
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7269

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