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Distance between Richards Bay (RCB) and Johannesburg (JNB)

Flight distance from Richards Bay to Johannesburg (Richards Bay Airport – OR Tambo International Airport) is 296 miles / 477 kilometers / 258 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Richards Bay (RCB) to Johannesburg (JNB) is 380 miles / 611 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 20 minutes.

Richards Bay – Johannesburg

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296
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477
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258
Nautical miles

How far is Johannesburg 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)
  • 296.474 miles
  • 477.129 kilometers
  • 257.629 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
  • 296.507 miles
  • 477.181 kilometers
  • 257.657 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 Johannesburg?

Estimated flight time from Richards Bay Airport to OR Tambo International Airport is 1 hour 3 minutes.

What is the time difference between Richards Bay and Johannesburg?

There is no time difference between Richards Bay and Johannesburg.

Flight carbon footprint between Richards Bay Airport (RCB) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)

On average flying from Richards Bay to Johannesburg generates about 69 kg of CO2 per passenger, 69 kilograms is equal to 151 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 Johannesburg

Shortest flight path between Richards Bay Airport (RCB) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).

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 OR Tambo International Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: JNB
ICAO Code: FAOR
Coordinates: 26°8′21″S, 28°14′45″E

Airlines flying from Richards Bay (RCB) to Johannesburg (JNB)

South African Airways