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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

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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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