# How far is Valdivia from Copiapo?

The distance between Copiapo (Desierto de Atacama Airport) and Valdivia (Pichoy Airport) is 864 miles / 1391 kilometers / 751 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Copiapo (CPO) to Valdivia (ZAL) is 1034 miles / 1664 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 18 hours 49 minutes.

864
Miles
1391
Kilometers
751
Nautical miles
2 h 8 min
141 kg

## Distance from Copiapo to Valdivia

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 864.068 miles
• 1390.583 kilometers
• 750.855 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
• 866.160 miles
• 1393.950 kilometers
• 752.673 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 Valdivia?

The estimated flight time from Desierto de Atacama Airport to Pichoy Airport is 2 hours and 8 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO) and Pichoy Airport (ZAL)

On average, flying from Copiapo to Valdivia generates about 141 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 141 kilograms equals 310 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 Valdivia

See the map of the shortest flight path between Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO) and Pichoy Airport (ZAL).

## 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 Pichoy Airport
City: Valdivia
Country: Chile
IATA Code: ZAL
ICAO Code: SCVD
Coordinates: 39°39′0″S, 73°5′9″W