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Distance between Johannesburg (QRA) and Nelspruit (MQP)

Flight distance from Johannesburg to Nelspruit (Rand Airport – Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport) is 193 miles / 311 kilometers / 168 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Johannesburg (QRA) to Nelspruit (MQP) is 225 miles / 362 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 15 minutes.

Johannesburg – Nelspruit

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193
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311
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168
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How far is Nelspruit from Johannesburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 193.348 miles
  • 311.164 kilometers
  • 168.015 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
  • 193.109 miles
  • 310.778 kilometers
  • 167.807 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 Nelspruit?

Estimated flight time from Rand Airport to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport is 51 minutes.

What is the time difference between Johannesburg and Nelspruit?

There is no time difference between Johannesburg and Nelspruit.

Flight carbon footprint between Rand Airport (QRA) and Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (MQP)

On average flying from Johannesburg to Nelspruit generates about 53 kg of CO2 per passenger, 53 kilograms is equal to 118 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 Nelspruit

Shortest flight path between Rand Airport (QRA) and Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (MQP).

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 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