# How far is Polokwane from Upington?

The distance between Upington (Upington Airport) and Polokwane (Polokwane International Airport) is 598 miles / 962 kilometers / 520 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Upington (UTN) to Polokwane (PTG) is 675 miles / 1086 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 12 hours 44 minutes.

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## Distance from Upington to Polokwane

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Upington to Polokwane. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 597.948 miles
• 962.304 kilometers
• 519.603 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 597.785 miles
• 962.041 kilometers
• 519.461 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 Upington to Polokwane?

The estimated flight time from Upington Airport to Polokwane International Airport is 1 hour and 37 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Upington and Polokwane?

There is no time difference between Upington and Polokwane.

## Flight carbon footprint between Upington Airport (UTN) and Polokwane International Airport (PTG)

On average, flying from Upington to Polokwane generates about 112 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 112 kilograms equals 248 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Upington to Polokwane

See the map of the shortest flight path between Upington Airport (UTN) and Polokwane International Airport (PTG).

## Airport information

Origin Upington Airport
City: Upington
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: UTN
ICAO Code: FAUP
Coordinates: 28°23′56″S, 21°15′36″E
Destination Polokwane International Airport
City: Polokwane
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: PTG
ICAO Code: FAPP
Coordinates: 23°50′43″S, 29°27′30″E