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Distance between Richards Bay (RCB) and Polokwane (PTG)

Flight distance from Richards Bay to Polokwane (Richards Bay Airport – Polokwane International Airport) is 375 miles / 603 kilometers / 325 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Richards Bay (RCB) to Polokwane (PTG) is 493 miles / 794 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 54 minutes.

Richards Bay – Polokwane

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375
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603
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325
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How far is Polokwane 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)
  • 374.529 miles
  • 602.745 kilometers
  • 325.456 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
  • 375.504 miles
  • 604.315 kilometers
  • 326.304 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 Polokwane?

Estimated flight time from Richards Bay Airport to Polokwane International Airport is 1 hour 12 minutes.

What is the time difference between Richards Bay and Polokwane?

There is no time difference between Richards Bay and Polokwane.

Flight carbon footprint between Richards Bay Airport (RCB) and Polokwane International Airport (PTG)

On average flying from Richards Bay to Polokwane generates about 80 kg of CO2 per passenger, 80 kilograms is equal to 177 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 Polokwane

Shortest flight path between Richards Bay Airport (RCB) and Polokwane International Airport (PTG).

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 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