# Distance between São Paulo (CGH) and Rio De Janeiro (SDU)

Flight distance from São Paulo to Rio De Janeiro (São Paulo–Congonhas Airport – Santos Dumont Airport) is 227 miles / 366 kilometers / 198 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 55 minutes.

Driving distance from São Paulo (CGH) to Rio De Janeiro (SDU) is 277 miles / 445 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 38 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from São Paulo to Rio De Janeiro.

Shortest flight path between São Paulo–Congonhas Airport (CGH) and Santos Dumont Airport (SDU).

## 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)
• 227.483 miles
• 366.098 kilometers
• 197.677 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
• 227.170 miles
• 365.595 kilometers
• 197.406 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 São Paulo–Congonhas Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: CGH
ICAO Code: SBSP
Coordinates: 23°37′33″S, 46°39′22″W

B Santos Dumont Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: SDU
ICAO Code: SBRJ
Coordinates: 22°54′37″S, 43°9′47″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 58 kg (129 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

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

Distance:
227
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
227

Round trip?