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Distance between Calama (CJC) and Punta Arenas (PUQ)

Flight distance from Calama to Punta Arenas (El Loa Airport – Punta Arenas International Airport) is 2106 miles / 3390 kilometers / 1830 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Calama (CJC) to Punta Arenas (PUQ) is 2673 miles / 4301 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 hours 35 minutes.

Calama – Punta Arenas

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2106
Miles
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3390
Kilometers
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1830
Nautical miles

How far is Punta Arenas from Calama?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2106.455 miles
  • 3390.011 kilometers
  • 1830.460 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
  • 2110.166 miles
  • 3395.982 kilometers
  • 1833.684 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 Punta Arenas International Airport is 4 hours 29 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Calama and Punta Arenas.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Calama to Punta Arenas generates about 230 kg of CO2 per passenger, 230 kilograms is equal to 506 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 Punta Arenas

Shortest flight path between El Loa Airport (CJC) and Punta Arenas International Airport (PUQ).

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 Punta Arenas International Airport
City: Punta Arenas
Country: Chile Flag of Chile
IATA Code: PUQ
ICAO Code: SCCI
Coordinates: 53°0′9″S, 70°51′16″W