How far is Umtata from Upington?

The distance between Upington (Upington Airport) and Umtata (Mthatha Airport) is 495 miles / 796 kilometers / 430 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Upington (UTN) to Umtata (UTT) is 619 miles / 996 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 13 hours 22 minutes.

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Miles
796
Kilometers
430
Nautical miles
1 h 26 min

Distance from Upington to Umtata

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 494.531 miles
• 795.871 kilometers
• 429.736 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
• 494.047 miles
• 795.091 kilometers
• 429.315 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 Umtata?

The estimated flight time from Upington Airport to Mthatha Airport is 1 hour and 26 minutes.

What is the time difference between Upington and Umtata?

There is no time difference between Upington and Umtata.

Flight carbon footprint between Upington Airport (UTN) and Mthatha Airport (UTT)

On average, flying from Upington to Umtata generates about 98 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 98 kilograms equals 216 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 Umtata

See the map of the shortest flight path between Upington Airport (UTN) and Mthatha Airport (UTT).

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 Mthatha Airport
City: Umtata
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: UTT
ICAO Code: FAUT
Coordinates: 31°32′52″S, 28°40′27″E