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

Flight distance from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg (Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport – Rand Airport) is 554 miles / 892 kilometers / 482 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Johannesburg (QRA) is 669 miles / 1076 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 58 minutes.

Port Elizabeth – Johannesburg

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554
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482
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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)
  • 554.417 miles
  • 892.248 kilometers
  • 481.775 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
  • 555.909 miles
  • 894.649 kilometers
  • 483.072 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 Rand Airport is 1 hour 32 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 Rand Airport (QRA)

On average flying from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg generates about 107 kg of CO2 per passenger, 107 kilograms is equal to 235 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 Rand Airport (QRA).

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 Rand Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: QRA
ICAO Code: FAGM
Coordinates: 26°14′33″S, 28°9′4″E