# Distance between Phalaborwa (PHW) and Nelspruit (MQP)

Flight distance from Phalaborwa to Nelspruit (Hendrik Van Eck Airport – Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport) is 100 miles / 160 kilometers / 87 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Phalaborwa (PHW) to Nelspruit (MQP) is 135 miles / 218 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 28 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Phalaborwa to Nelspruit.

Shortest flight path between Hendrik Van Eck Airport (PHW) and Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (MQP).

## How far is Nelspruit from Phalaborwa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Phalaborwa and Nelspruit. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 99.574 miles
• 160.250 kilometers
• 86.528 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
• 99.958 miles
• 160.867 kilometers
• 86.861 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 Hendrik Van Eck Airport
City: Phalaborwa
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: PHW
ICAO Code: FAPH
Coordinates: 23°56′13″S, 31°9′19″E

B Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport
City: Nelspruit
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: MQP
ICAO Code: FAKN
Coordinates: 25°22′59″S, 31°6′20″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Phalaborwa and Nelspruit.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 40 kg (87 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phalaborwa (PHW) → Nelspruit (MQP).

Distance:
100
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
100

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