Distance from Tehran (IR) to Polokwane (ZA)

Name Tehran Polokwane
Country Iran South Africa
Country ISO codes IR / IRN ZA / ZAF
Continent Asia Africa
Continent code AS AF
DD coordinates 35.696111 / 51.423056 -23.916668 / 29.966667
Time zone Asia/Tehran Africa/Johannesburg
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Straight distance from Tehran to Polokwane is 7002 kilometers (4351 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Tehran from Polokwane, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 35.696111 / 51.423056 and -23.916668 / 29.966667.


When planning a trip on your own, you want to know how many hours it would take to get to your destination and find the shortest way between your current location and the target point. Our service is designed to deliver fast and accurate information on how far Tehran (IR) from Polokwane (ZA) is for you to make a sound decision as to the best transportation mode and other details of your journey.

The distance from Tehran to Polokwane amounts to 7002 km / 4351 mil. It is calculated as an air miles distance since this is the fastest and most direct path between two points. However, it is not exactly a straight line because the trigonometric formula used in the calculations takes into account the curvature of the Earth’s surface. We have factored in the actual sites occupied by the cities and figured the distance by taking coordinates from 35.696111 / 51.423056 and coordinates to -23.916668 / 29.966667.

The flight time of 8 hours, 20 minutes is calculated based on the average speed of modern commercial aircraft. However, you are not limited to traveling from Tehran (IR) to Polokwane (ZA) by plane and can estimate your drive time and backward distance if you opt for traveling by car. Also, note the time zones of the cities, which are Asia/Tehran / Africa/Johannesburg.

Reverse direction from Polokwane to Tehran.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Tehran (IR)
Arrives in Polokwane (ZA)
Tehran to Polokwane distance 7002 km / 4351 mil
Avg car duration 77 hours, 48 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 116 hours, 42 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 70 hours, 1 minute (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 7 hours, 46 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 shortest distance between Tehran and Polokwane is 7002 kilometers = 4351 miles, the calculation is carried out using the formula Haversine between latitude / longitude points on the Earth's surface, using an ellipsoidal model.
The shortest flight distance from Tehran (35.696111 / 51.423056) to Polokwane (-23.916668 / 29.966667) is 4351 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to Polokwane takes approximately 7 hours, 46 minutes.
It will take you about 116 hours, 42 minutes to drive from Tehran, IR to Polokwane, ZA, plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Polokwane.