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Distance between Johannesburg (QRA) and Kimberley (KIM)

Flight distance from Johannesburg to Kimberley (Rand Airport – Kimberley Airport) is 273 miles / 439 kilometers / 237 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Johannesburg (QRA) to Kimberley (KIM) is 308 miles / 496 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 57 minutes.

Johannesburg – Kimberley

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273
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439
Kilometers
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237
Nautical miles

How far is Kimberley from Johannesburg?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 272.518 miles
  • 438.575 kilometers
  • 236.812 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
  • 272.623 miles
  • 438.744 kilometers
  • 236.903 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 Johannesburg to Kimberley?

Estimated flight time from Rand Airport to Kimberley Airport is 1 hour 0 minutes.

What is the time difference between Johannesburg and Kimberley?

There is no time difference between Johannesburg and Kimberley.

Flight carbon footprint between Rand Airport (QRA) and Kimberley Airport (KIM)

On average flying from Johannesburg to Kimberley generates about 65 kg of CO2 per passenger, 65 kilograms is equal to 144 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Johannesburg to Kimberley

Shortest flight path between Rand Airport (QRA) and Kimberley Airport (KIM).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Kimberley Airport
City: Kimberley
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: KIM
ICAO Code: FAKM
Coordinates: 28°48′10″S, 24°45′54″E