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Distance between Bogota (BOG) and Bucaramanga (BGA)

Flight distance from Bogota to Bucaramanga (El Dorado International Airport – Palonegro International Airport) is 179 miles / 289 kilometers / 156 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Bogota (BOG) to Bucaramanga (BGA) is 265 miles / 426 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bogota to Bucaramanga.

Shortest flight path between El Dorado International Airport (BOG) and Palonegro International Airport (BGA).

How far is Bucaramanga from Bogota?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Bogota and Bucaramanga. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 179.294 miles
  • 288.545 kilometers
  • 155.802 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
  • 180.119 miles
  • 289.873 kilometers
  • 156.519 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).

Airport information


A El Dorado International Airport
City: Bogota
Country: Colombia Flag of Colombia
IATA Code: BOG
ICAO Code: SKBO
Coordinates: 4°42′5″N, 74°8′48″W

B Palonegro International Airport
City: Bucaramanga
Country: Colombia Flag of Colombia
IATA Code: BGA
ICAO Code: SKBG
Coordinates: 7°7′35″N, 73°11′5″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Bogota and Bucaramanga.

Time Difference

Bogota

 -05

Bucaramanga

 -05

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 50 kg (110 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Bogota (BOG) → Bucaramanga (BGA).

Distance:
179
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
179

Round trip?