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Distance between Johannesburg (QRA) and Polokwane (PTG)

Flight distance from Johannesburg to Polokwane (Rand Airport – Polokwane International Airport) is 184 miles / 297 kilometers / 160 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Johannesburg (QRA) to Polokwane (PTG) is 206 miles / 331 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 43 minutes.

Johannesburg – Polokwane

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184
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297
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160
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How far is Polokwane from Johannesburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 184.242 miles
  • 296.509 kilometers
  • 160.102 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
  • 184.742 miles
  • 297.314 kilometers
  • 160.537 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 Polokwane?

Estimated flight time from Rand Airport to Polokwane International Airport is 50 minutes.

What is the time difference between Johannesburg and Polokwane?

There is no time difference between Johannesburg and Polokwane.

Flight carbon footprint between Rand Airport (QRA) and Polokwane International Airport (PTG)

On average flying from Johannesburg to Polokwane generates about 52 kg of CO2 per passenger, 52 kilograms is equal to 115 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 Polokwane

Shortest flight path between Rand Airport (QRA) and Polokwane International Airport (PTG).

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 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