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Distance between Port Elizabeth (PLZ) and Durban (DUR)

Flight distance from Port Elizabeth to Durban (Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport – King Shaka International Airport) is 441 miles / 710 kilometers / 384 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Durban (DUR) is 588 miles / 946 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 30 minutes.

Port Elizabeth – Durban

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441
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710
Kilometers
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384
Nautical miles

How far is Durban from Port Elizabeth?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 441.416 miles
  • 710.389 kilometers
  • 383.580 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
  • 441.510 miles
  • 710.541 kilometers
  • 383.662 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).

How long does it take to fly from Port Elizabeth to Durban?

Estimated flight time from Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport to King Shaka International Airport is 1 hour 20 minutes.

What is the time difference between Port Elizabeth and Durban?

There is no time difference between Port Elizabeth and Durban.

Flight carbon footprint between Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport (PLZ) and King Shaka International Airport (DUR)

On average flying from Port Elizabeth to Durban generates about 90 kg of CO2 per passenger, 90 kilograms is equal to 198 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Port Elizabeth to Durban

Shortest flight path between Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport (PLZ) and King Shaka International Airport (DUR).

Airport information

Origin Chief Dawid Stuurman 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
Destination King Shaka International Airport
City: Durban
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: DUR
ICAO Code: FALE
Coordinates: 29°37′0″S, 31°6′29″E

Airlines flying from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Durban (DUR)

British Airways
South African Airways