# How far is Sao Nicolau from Boa Vista?

The distance between Boa Vista (Aristides Pereira International Airport) and Sao Nicolau (Preguiça Airport) is 98 miles / 157 kilometers / 85 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Boa Vista (BVC) to Sao Nicolau (SNE) is 157 miles / 253 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 46 hours 39 minutes.

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## Distance from Boa Vista to Sao Nicolau

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Boa Vista to Sao Nicolau. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 97.734 miles
• 157.287 kilometers
• 84.928 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 97.660 miles
• 157.168 kilometers
• 84.864 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Boa Vista to Sao Nicolau?

The estimated flight time from Aristides Pereira International Airport to Preguiça Airport is 41 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Aristides Pereira International Airport (BVC) and Preguiça Airport (SNE)

On average, flying from Boa Vista to Sao Nicolau generates about 39 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 39 kilograms equals 87 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Boa Vista to Sao Nicolau

See the map of the shortest flight path between Aristides Pereira International Airport (BVC) and Preguiça Airport (SNE).

## Airport information

Origin Aristides Pereira International Airport
City: Boa Vista
Country: Cape Verde
IATA Code: BVC
ICAO Code: GVBA
Coordinates: 16°8′11″N, 22°53′20″W
Destination Preguiça Airport
City: Sao Nicolau
Country: Cape Verde
IATA Code: SNE
ICAO Code: GVSN
Coordinates: 16°35′18″N, 24°17′4″W