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Distance between Port Elizabeth (PLZ) and Johannesburg (JNB)

Flight distance from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg (Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport – OR Tambo International Airport) is 563 miles / 906 kilometers / 489 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Johannesburg (JNB) is 679 miles / 1093 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 6 minutes.

Port Elizabeth – Johannesburg

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563
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906
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489
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How far is Johannesburg 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)
  • 562.839 miles
  • 905.801 kilometers
  • 489.094 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
  • 564.348 miles
  • 908.231 kilometers
  • 490.405 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 Johannesburg?

Estimated flight time from Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport to OR Tambo International Airport is 1 hour 33 minutes.

What is the time difference between Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg?

There is no time difference between Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg.

Flight carbon footprint between Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport (PLZ) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)

On average flying from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg generates about 108 kg of CO2 per passenger, 108 kilograms is equal to 238 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 Johannesburg

Shortest flight path between Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport (PLZ) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).

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 OR Tambo International Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: JNB
ICAO Code: FAOR
Coordinates: 26°8′21″S, 28°14′45″E

Airlines flying from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Johannesburg (JNB)

British Airways
Mango
South African Airways