# Distance between Phalaborwa (PHW) and Johannesburg (QRA)

Flight distance from Phalaborwa to Johannesburg (Hendrik Van Eck Airport – Rand Airport) is 246 miles / 396 kilometers / 214 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Phalaborwa (PHW) to Johannesburg (QRA) is 329 miles / 529 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hendrik Van Eck Airport (PHW) and Rand Airport (QRA).

## How far is Johannesburg from Phalaborwa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 246.231 miles
• 396.270 kilometers
• 213.969 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
• 246.373 miles
• 396.498 kilometers
• 214.092 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 Rand Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: QRA
ICAO Code: FAGM
Coordinates: 26°14′33″S, 28°9′4″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Phalaborwa and Johannesburg.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (135 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phalaborwa (PHW) → Johannesburg (QRA).

Distance:
246
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
246

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