# Distance between Calama (CJC) and Copiapo (CPO)

Flight distance from Calama to Copiapo (El Loa Airport – Desierto de Atacama Airport) is 348 miles / 561 kilometers / 303 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Calama (CJC) to Copiapo (CPO) is 445 miles / 716 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 42 minutes.

348
Miles
561
Kilometers
303
Nautical miles
1 h 9 min

## How far is Copiapo from Calama?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 348.329 miles
• 560.582 kilometers
• 302.690 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
• 349.442 miles
• 562.372 kilometers
• 303.657 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 Desierto de Atacama Airport is 1 hour 9 minutes.

## Time difference

There is no time difference between Calama and Copiapo.

## Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Calama to Copiapo generates about 76 kg of CO2 per passenger, 76 kilograms is equal to 168 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 Copiapo

Shortest flight path between El Loa Airport (CJC) and Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO).

## Airport information

Origin El Loa Airport
City: Calama
Country: Chile
IATA Code: CJC
ICAO Code: SCCF
Coordinates: 22°29′53″S, 68°54′12″W
Destination Desierto de Atacama Airport
City: Copiapo
Country: Chile
IATA Code: CPO
ICAO Code: SCAT
Coordinates: 27°15′40″S, 70°46′45″W