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Distance between Windhoek (WDH) and Johannesburg (JNB)

Flight distance from Windhoek to Johannesburg (Hosea Kutako International Airport – OR Tambo International Airport) is 724 miles / 1166 kilometers / 630 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Windhoek (WDH) to Johannesburg (JNB) is 853 miles / 1373 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 35 minutes.

Windhoek – Johannesburg

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724
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1166
Kilometers
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630
Nautical miles

How far is Johannesburg from Windhoek?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 724.453 miles
  • 1165.894 kilometers
  • 629.532 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
  • 723.723 miles
  • 1164.719 kilometers
  • 628.898 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Hosea Kutako International Airport to OR Tambo International Airport is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Windhoek and Johannesburg.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Windhoek to Johannesburg generates about 127 kg of CO2 per passenger, 127 kilograms is equal to 281 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Windhoek to Johannesburg

Shortest flight path between Hosea Kutako International Airport (WDH) and OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).

Airport information

Origin Hosea Kutako International Airport
City: Windhoek
Country: Namibia Flag of Namibia
IATA Code: WDH
ICAO Code: FYWH
Coordinates: 22°28′47″S, 17°28′15″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 Windhoek (WDH) to Johannesburg (JNB)

Air Namibia
British Airways
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
South African Airways