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Distance between São Paulo (CGH) and Rio De Janeiro (GIG)

Distance from São Paulo to Rio De Janeiro (São Paulo–Congonhas Airport – Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport) is 224 miles / 360 kilometers / 194 nautical miles.

How far is Rio De Janeiro from São Paulo?

There are several ways to calculate distances between São Paulo and Rio De Janeiro. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 223.771 miles
  • 360.125 kilometers
  • 194.452 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
  • 223.485 miles
  • 359.664 kilometers
  • 194.203 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from São Paulo–Congonhas Airport (CGH) to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) is 55 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between São Paulo and Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

São Paulo
Rio De Janeiro

São Paulo

 -03

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 56 kg (123 pounds).

Airport information


A São Paulo–Congonhas Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: CGH
ICAO Code: SBSP
Coordinates: 23°37′33″S, 46°39′22″W

B Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W

São Paulo to Rio De Janeiro flight path

Shortest flight path between São Paulo–Congonhas Airport (CGH) and Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

São Paulo (CGH) → Rio De Janeiro (GIG).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
224
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
224

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