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Distance between Richards Bay (RCB) and Upington (UTN)

Flight distance from Richards Bay to Upington (Richards Bay Airport – Upington Airport) is 659 miles / 1060 kilometers / 572 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Richards Bay (RCB) to Upington (UTN) is 853 miles / 1373 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 42 minutes.

Richards Bay – Upington

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659
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1060
Kilometers
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572
Nautical miles

How far is Upington 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)
  • 658.715 miles
  • 1060.099 kilometers
  • 572.408 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
  • 657.479 miles
  • 1058.110 kilometers
  • 571.334 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 Upington?

Estimated flight time from Richards Bay Airport to Upington Airport is 1 hour 44 minutes.

What is the time difference between Richards Bay and Upington?

There is no time difference between Richards Bay and Upington.

Flight carbon footprint between Richards Bay Airport (RCB) and Upington Airport (UTN)

On average flying from Richards Bay to Upington generates about 120 kg of CO2 per passenger, 120 kilograms is equal to 264 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 Upington

Shortest flight path between Richards Bay Airport (RCB) and Upington Airport (UTN).

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 Upington Airport
City: Upington
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: UTN
ICAO Code: FAUP
Coordinates: 28°23′56″S, 21°15′36″E