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Distance between Calama (CJC) and Balmaceda (BBA)

Flight distance from Calama to Balmaceda (El Loa Airport – Balmaceda Airport) is 1622 miles / 2610 kilometers / 1409 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Calama (CJC) to Balmaceda (BBA) is 2195 miles / 3533 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 52 minutes.

Calama – Balmaceda

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1622
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2610
Kilometers
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1409
Nautical miles

How far is Balmaceda from Calama?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1621.794 miles
  • 2610.025 kilometers
  • 1409.301 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
  • 1625.573 miles
  • 2616.106 kilometers
  • 1412.584 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 Balmaceda Airport is 3 hours 34 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Calama and Balmaceda.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Calama to Balmaceda generates about 187 kg of CO2 per passenger, 187 kilograms is equal to 413 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 Balmaceda

Shortest flight path between El Loa Airport (CJC) and Balmaceda Airport (BBA).

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 Balmaceda Airport
City: Balmaceda
Country: Chile Flag of Chile
IATA Code: BBA
ICAO Code: SCBA
Coordinates: 45°54′57″S, 71°41′22″W