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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

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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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