# How far is Maracaibo from Caracas?

The distance between Caracas (Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport) and Maracaibo (La Chinita International Airport) is 322 miles / 518 kilometers / 280 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Caracas (CCS) to Maracaibo (MAR) is 443 miles / 713 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 11 hours 22 minutes.

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## Distance from Caracas to Maracaibo

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Caracas to Maracaibo. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 322.157 miles
• 518.462 kilometers
• 279.947 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
• 321.761 miles
• 517.824 kilometers
• 279.603 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 Caracas to Maracaibo?

The estimated flight time from Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport to La Chinita International Airport is 1 hour and 6 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport (CCS) and La Chinita International Airport (MAR)

On average, flying from Caracas to Maracaibo generates about 72 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 72 kilograms equals 160 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Caracas to Maracaibo

See the map of the shortest flight path between Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport (CCS) and La Chinita International Airport (MAR).

## Airport information

Origin Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport
City: Caracas
Country: Venezuela
IATA Code: CCS
ICAO Code: SVMI
Coordinates: 10°36′11″N, 66°59′26″W
Destination La Chinita International Airport
City: Maracaibo
Country: Venezuela
IATA Code: MAR
ICAO Code: SVMC
Coordinates: 10°33′29″N, 71°43′40″W