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Distance between Port Elizabeth (PLZ) and Umtata (UTT)

Flight distance from Port Elizabeth to Umtata (Port Elizabeth International Airport – Mthatha Airport) is 245 miles / 394 kilometers / 213 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Umtata (UTT) is 306 miles / 493 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 56 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Port Elizabeth to Umtata.

Shortest flight path between Port Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ) and Mthatha Airport (UTT).

How far is Umtata from Port Elizabeth?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Port Elizabeth and Umtata. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 244.678 miles
  • 393.771 kilometers
  • 212.619 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
  • 244.713 miles
  • 393.828 kilometers
  • 212.650 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).

Airport information


A Port Elizabeth 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

B Mthatha Airport
City: Umtata
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: UTT
ICAO Code: FAUT
Coordinates: 31°32′52″S, 28°40′27″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Port Elizabeth and Umtata.

Time Difference

Port Elizabeth

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Umtata

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (135 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Port Elizabeth (PLZ) → Umtata (UTT).

Distance:
245
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
245

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