# How far is Loja from Cusco?

The distance between Cusco (Cusco Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport) and Loja (Ciudad de Catamayo Airport) is 829 miles / 1334 kilometers / 720 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Cusco (CUZ) to Loja (LOH) is 1466 miles / 2360 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 36 hours 56 minutes.

829
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1334
Kilometers
720
Nautical miles
2 h 4 min
138 kg

## Distance from Cusco to Loja

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Cusco to Loja. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 829.129 miles
• 1334.353 kilometers
• 720.493 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
• 831.537 miles
• 1338.229 kilometers
• 722.586 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 Cusco to Loja?

The estimated flight time from Cusco Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport to Ciudad de Catamayo Airport is 2 hours and 4 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Cusco Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport (CUZ) and Ciudad de Catamayo Airport (LOH)

On average, flying from Cusco to Loja generates about 138 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 138 kilograms equals 303 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Cusco to Loja

See the map of the shortest flight path between Cusco Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport (CUZ) and Ciudad de Catamayo Airport (LOH).

## Airport information

Origin Cusco Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport
City: Cusco
Country: Perú
IATA Code: CUZ
ICAO Code: SPZO
Coordinates: 13°32′8″S, 71°56′19″W