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Distance between Polokwane (PTG) and Nelspruit (MQP)

Flight distance from Polokwane to Nelspruit (Polokwane International Airport – Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport) is 148 miles / 238 kilometers / 129 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Polokwane (PTG) to Nelspruit (MQP) is 209 miles / 336 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Polokwane to Nelspruit.

Shortest flight path between Polokwane International Airport (PTG) and Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (MQP).

How far is Nelspruit from Polokwane?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Polokwane and Nelspruit. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 148.131 miles
  • 238.393 kilometers
  • 128.722 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
  • 148.300 miles
  • 238.666 kilometers
  • 128.869 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 Polokwane International Airport
City: Polokwane
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: PTG
ICAO Code: FAPP
Coordinates: 23°50′43″S, 29°27′30″E

B Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport
City: Nelspruit
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: MQP
ICAO Code: FAKN
Coordinates: 25°22′59″S, 31°6′20″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Polokwane and Nelspruit.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 47 kg (103 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Polokwane (PTG) → Nelspruit (MQP).

Distance:
148
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
148

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