Distance from Pietermaritzburg (ZA) to Prince Rupert (CA)

Name Pietermaritzburg Prince Rupert
Country South Africa Canada
Country ISO codes ZA / ZAF CA / CAN
Continent Africa North America
Continent code AF NA
DD coordinates -29.643047 / 30.396738 54.306145 / -130.310882
Time zone Africa/Johannesburg America/Vancouver
Airports 1 1
Straight distance from Pietermaritzburg to Prince Rupert is 16866 kilometers (10480 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Pietermaritzburg from Prince Rupert, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: -29.643047 / 30.396738 and 54.306145 / -130.310882.


Use our service to calculate the Pietermaritzburg to Prince Rupert distance in order to choose an appropriate type of transport and reserve the necessary amount of time for the journey.

If you want to know an answer to the question "How far is Pietermaritzburg from Prince Rupert?", enter the names of the cities in the online calculator and view the route on the map, the remoteness is calculated as a distance in air miles, which is the fastest way.

It is also important to understand how many hours it will take to get from Pietermaritzburg to Prince Rupert by air. We quote the flight time, which is 20 hours, 4 minutes, based on the average speed of aircraft, and you can also find out an average trip duration by other modes of transport.

In addition to the shortest distance, which is 16866 km / 10480 mil, you will learn that your departure coordinates are -29.643047 / 30.396738 while the arrival coordinates are 54.306145 / -130.310882.

Please also note that Pietermaritzburg is in the Africa/Johannesburg time zone and Prince Rupert is located in the America/Vancouver time zone, so you need to take the time difference into account when planning your trip.

Reverse direction from Prince Rupert to Pietermaritzburg.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Pietermaritzburg (ZA)
Arrives in Prince Rupert (CA)
Pietermaritzburg to Prince Rupert distance 16866 km / 10480 mil
Avg car duration 187 hours, 23 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 281 hours, 5 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 168 hours, 39 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 18 hours, 44 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The beeline from Pietermaritzburg and Prince Rupert is 16866 kilometers = 10480 miles, given their longitudes and latitudes and corrected to the spherical shape of the Earth based on the haversine formula.
To travel from Pietermaritzburg (-29.643047 / 30.396738) to Prince Rupert (54.306145 / -130.310882) by the shortest air route, you will need to cover 10480 miles. Given the average airplane speed of 560 miles, the estimated duration of your flight to Prince Rupert is 18 hours, 44 minutes.
If you choose to drive from Pietermaritzburg, ZA to Prince Rupert, CA, you can expect to spend 281 hours, 5 minutes on the route, apart from the time you will need for having a snack, sleeping, taking the shower and refueling your car.
Yes, but you need to comply with regulations on entering to Prince Rupert.