# How far is Pico Island from Santa Cruz das Flores?

The distance between Santa Cruz das Flores (Flores Airport) and Pico Island (Pico Airport) is 158 miles / 254 kilometers / 137 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Santa Cruz das Flores (FLW) to Pico Island (PIX) is 176 miles / 284 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 51 hours 43 minutes.

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## Distance from Santa Cruz das Flores to Pico Island

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Santa Cruz das Flores to Pico Island. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 157.558 miles
• 253.565 kilometers
• 136.914 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
• 157.273 miles
• 253.106 kilometers
• 136.666 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 Santa Cruz das Flores to Pico Island?

The estimated flight time from Flores Airport to Pico Airport is 47 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Flores Airport (FLW) and Pico Airport (PIX)

On average, flying from Santa Cruz das Flores to Pico Island generates about 48 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 48 kilograms equals 106 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Santa Cruz das Flores to Pico Island

See the map of the shortest flight path between Flores Airport (FLW) and Pico Airport (PIX).

## Airport information

Origin Flores Airport
City: Santa Cruz das Flores
Country: Portugal
IATA Code: FLW
ICAO Code: LPFL
Coordinates: 39°27′19″N, 31°7′53″W
Destination Pico Airport
City: Pico Island
Country: Portugal
IATA Code: PIX
ICAO Code: LPPI
Coordinates: 38°33′15″N, 28°26′28″W