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Distance between Richards Bay (RCB) and Durban (DUR)

Flight distance from Richards Bay to Durban (Richards Bay Airport – King Shaka International Airport) is 85 miles / 136 kilometers / 74 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Richards Bay (RCB) to Durban (DUR) is 94 miles / 152 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 45 minutes.

Richards Bay – Durban

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85
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136
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74
Nautical miles

How far is Durban from Richards Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 84.691 miles
  • 136.296 kilometers
  • 73.594 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
  • 84.749 miles
  • 136.391 kilometers
  • 73.645 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 Richards Bay to Durban?

Estimated flight time from Richards Bay Airport to King Shaka International Airport is 39 minutes.

What is the time difference between Richards Bay and Durban?

There is no time difference between Richards Bay and Durban.

Flight carbon footprint between Richards Bay Airport (RCB) and King Shaka International Airport (DUR)

On average flying from Richards Bay to Durban generates about 37 kg of CO2 per passenger, 37 kilograms is equal to 83 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richards Bay to Durban

Shortest flight path between Richards Bay Airport (RCB) and King Shaka International Airport (DUR).

Airport information

Origin Richards Bay Airport
City: Richards Bay
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: RCB
ICAO Code: FARB
Coordinates: 28°44′27″S, 32°5′31″E
Destination King Shaka International Airport
City: Durban
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: DUR
ICAO Code: FALE
Coordinates: 29°37′0″S, 31°6′29″E