Map of flight path and driving directions from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town.
Shortest flight path between Port Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT).
How far is Cape Town from Port Elizabeth?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 402.775 miles
- 648.203 kilometers
- 350.002 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
- 401.904 miles
- 646.801 kilometers
- 349.245 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 84 kg (186 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Port Elizabeth (PLZ) → Cape Town (CPT).