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Distance between Boa Vista (BVC) and Praia (RAI)

Flight distance from Boa Vista to Praia (Aristides Pereira International Airport – Nelson Mandela International Airport) is 91 miles / 147 kilometers / 79 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Boa Vista (BVC) to Praia (RAI) is 119 miles / 191 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 44 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Boa Vista to Praia.

Shortest flight path between Aristides Pereira International Airport (BVC) and Nelson Mandela International Airport (RAI).

How far is Praia from Boa Vista?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Boa Vista and Praia. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 91.039 miles
  • 146.513 kilometers
  • 79.111 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
  • 91.377 miles
  • 147.057 kilometers
  • 79.404 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 Aristides Pereira International Airport
City: Boa Vista
Country: Cape Verde Flag of Cape Verde
IATA Code: BVC
ICAO Code: GVBA
Coordinates: 16°8′11″N, 22°53′20″W

B Nelson Mandela International Airport
City: Praia
Country: Cape Verde Flag of Cape Verde
IATA Code: RAI
ICAO Code: GVNP
Coordinates: 14°56′39″N, 23°29′0″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Boa Vista and Praia.

Time Difference

Boa Vista

 -01

Praia

 -01

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 38 kg (85 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boa Vista (BVC) → Praia (RAI).

Distance:
91
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
91

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