# How far is El Salvador from Copiapo?

The distance between Copiapo (Desierto de Atacama Airport) and El Salvador (Ricardo García Posada Airport) is 91 miles / 146 kilometers / 79 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Copiapo (CPO) to El Salvador (ESR) is 132 miles / 212 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 2 hours 57 minutes.

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## Distance from Copiapo to El Salvador

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Copiapo to El Salvador. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 90.578 miles
• 145.771 kilometers
• 78.710 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 90.669 miles
• 145.917 kilometers
• 78.789 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Copiapo to El Salvador?

The estimated flight time from Desierto de Atacama Airport to Ricardo García Posada Airport is 40 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO) and Ricardo García Posada Airport (ESR)

On average, flying from Copiapo to El Salvador generates about 38 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 38 kilograms equals 85 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Copiapo to El Salvador

See the map of the shortest flight path between Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO) and Ricardo García Posada Airport (ESR).

## Airport information

Origin Desierto de Atacama Airport
City: Copiapo
Country: Chile
IATA Code: CPO
ICAO Code: SCAT
Coordinates: 27°15′40″S, 70°46′45″W