# How far is Tacna from Copiapo?

The distance between Copiapo (Desierto de Atacama Airport) and Tacna (Coronel FAP Carlos Ciriani Santa Rosa International Airport) is 634 miles / 1021 kilometers / 551 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Copiapo (CPO) to Tacna (TCQ) is 789 miles / 1269 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 16 hours 4 minutes.

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1 h 42 min
117 kg

## Distance from Copiapo to Tacna

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 634.419 miles
• 1020.999 kilometers
• 551.295 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
• 637.012 miles
• 1025.171 kilometers
• 553.548 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 Tacna?

The estimated flight time from Desierto de Atacama Airport to Coronel FAP Carlos Ciriani Santa Rosa International Airport is 1 hour and 42 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO) and Coronel FAP Carlos Ciriani Santa Rosa International Airport (TCQ)

On average, flying from Copiapo to Tacna generates about 117 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 117 kilograms equals 258 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 Tacna

See the map of the shortest flight path between Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO) and Coronel FAP Carlos Ciriani Santa Rosa International Airport (TCQ).

## 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 Coronel FAP Carlos Ciriani Santa Rosa International Airport
City: Tacna
Country: Perú
IATA Code: TCQ
ICAO Code: SPTN
Coordinates: 18°3′11″S, 70°16′32″W