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Distance between Port Elizabeth (PLZ) and East London (ELS)

Flight distance from Port Elizabeth to East London (Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport – East London Airport) is 143 miles / 231 kilometers / 125 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to East London (ELS) is 178 miles / 287 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 2 minutes.

Port Elizabeth – East London

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143
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231
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125
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How far is East London 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)
  • 143.308 miles
  • 230.632 kilometers
  • 124.531 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
  • 143.142 miles
  • 230.364 kilometers
  • 124.387 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 East London?

Estimated flight time from Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport to East London Airport is 46 minutes.

What is the time difference between Port Elizabeth and East London?

There is no time difference between Port Elizabeth and East London.

Flight carbon footprint between Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport (PLZ) and East London Airport (ELS)

On average flying from Port Elizabeth to East London generates about 46 kg of CO2 per passenger, 46 kilograms is equal to 102 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 East London

Shortest flight path between Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport (PLZ) and East London Airport (ELS).

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 East London Airport
City: East London
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: ELS
ICAO Code: FAEL
Coordinates: 33°2′8″S, 27°49′33″E

Airlines flying from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to East London (ELS)

South African Airways