# Distance between Phalaborwa (PHW) and Port Elizabeth (PLZ)

Flight distance from Phalaborwa to Port Elizabeth (Hendrik Van Eck Airport – Port Elizabeth International Airport) is 769 miles / 1237 kilometers / 668 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Phalaborwa (PHW) to Port Elizabeth (PLZ) is 985 miles / 1586 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hendrik Van Eck Airport (PHW) and Port Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ).

## How far is Port Elizabeth from Phalaborwa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 768.632 miles
• 1236.993 kilometers
• 667.923 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
• 770.371 miles
• 1239.792 kilometers
• 669.434 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 Port Elizabeth International Airport
City: Port Elizabeth
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: PLZ
ICAO Code: FAPE
Coordinates: 33°59′5″S, 25°37′2″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Phalaborwa and Port Elizabeth.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 132 kg (291 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phalaborwa (PHW) → Port Elizabeth (PLZ).

Distance:
769
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
769

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