# Distance between Phalaborwa (PHW) and Upington (UTN)

Flight distance from Phalaborwa to Upington (Hendrik Van Eck Airport – Upington Airport) is 687 miles / 1105 kilometers / 597 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Phalaborwa (PHW) to Upington (UTN) is 799 miles / 1286 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hendrik Van Eck Airport (PHW) and Upington Airport (UTN).

## How far is Upington from Phalaborwa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 686.804 miles
• 1105.305 kilometers
• 596.817 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
• 686.336 miles
• 1104.550 kilometers
• 596.409 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 Upington Airport
City: Upington
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: UTN
ICAO Code: FAUP
Coordinates: 28°23′56″S, 21°15′36″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Phalaborwa and Upington.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 123 kg (271 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phalaborwa (PHW) → Upington (UTN).

Distance:
687
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
687

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