# How far is Puerto Montt from Copiapo?

The distance between Copiapo (Desierto de Atacama Airport) and Puerto Montt (El Tepual Airport) is 986 miles / 1587 kilometers / 857 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Copiapo (CPO) to Puerto Montt (PMC) is 1168 miles / 1879 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 21 hours 23 minutes.

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## Distance from Copiapo to Puerto Montt

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 986.067 miles
• 1586.922 kilometers
• 856.869 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
• 988.337 miles
• 1590.574 kilometers
• 858.841 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 Puerto Montt?

The estimated flight time from Desierto de Atacama Airport to El Tepual Airport is 2 hours and 22 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO) and El Tepual Airport (PMC)

On average, flying from Copiapo to Puerto Montt generates about 150 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 150 kilograms equals 330 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 Puerto Montt

See the map of the shortest flight path between Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO) and El Tepual Airport (PMC).

## 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
Destination El Tepual Airport
City: Puerto Montt
Country: Chile
IATA Code: PMC
ICAO Code: SCTE
Coordinates: 41°26′20″S, 73°5′38″W