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Distance between Calama (CJC) and Arica (ARI)

Flight distance from Calama to Arica (El Loa Airport – Chacalluta International Airport) is 300 miles / 483 kilometers / 261 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Calama (CJC) to Arica (ARI) is 385 miles / 619 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 18 minutes.

Calama – Arica

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300
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483
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261
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How far is Arica from Calama?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 300.244 miles
  • 483.196 kilometers
  • 260.905 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
  • 301.390 miles
  • 485.040 kilometers
  • 261.901 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 El Loa Airport to Chacalluta International Airport is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Calama and Arica.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Calama to Arica generates about 69 kg of CO2 per passenger, 69 kilograms is equal to 153 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Calama to Arica

Shortest flight path between El Loa Airport (CJC) and Chacalluta International Airport (ARI).

Airport information

Origin El Loa Airport
City: Calama
Country: Chile Flag of Chile
IATA Code: CJC
ICAO Code: SCCF
Coordinates: 22°29′53″S, 68°54′12″W
Destination Chacalluta International Airport
City: Arica
Country: Chile Flag of Chile
IATA Code: ARI
ICAO Code: SCAR
Coordinates: 18°20′54″S, 70°20′19″W