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How far is Santa Maria Island from Funchal?

Distance between Funchal (Madeira Airport) and Santa Maria Island (Santa Maria Airport) is 560 miles / 902 kilometers / 487 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Madeira Airport – Santa Maria Airport

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Distance from Funchal to Santa Maria Island

There are several ways to calculate distance from Funchal to Santa Maria Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 560.467 miles
  • 901.985 kilometers
  • 487.033 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 559.932 miles
  • 901.123 kilometers
  • 486.567 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 Funchal to Santa Maria Island?

Estimated flight time from Madeira Airport to Santa Maria Airport is 1 hour 33 minutes.

What is the time difference between Funchal and Santa Maria Island?

The time difference between Funchal and Santa Maria Island is 1 hour. Santa Maria Island is 1 hour behind Funchal.
Funchal time to Santa Maria Island time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Madeira Airport (FNC) and Santa Maria Airport (SMA)

On average flying from Funchal to Santa Maria Island generates about 108 kg of CO2 per passenger, 108 kilograms is equal to 237 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Funchal to Santa Maria Island

Shortest flight path between Madeira Airport (FNC) and Santa Maria Airport (SMA).

Airport information

Origin Madeira Airport
City: Funchal
Country: Portugal Flag of Portugal
IATA Code: FNC
ICAO Code: LPMA
Coordinates: 32°41′52″N, 16°46′28″W
Destination Santa Maria Airport
City: Santa Maria Island
Country: Portugal Flag of Portugal
IATA Code: SMA
ICAO Code: LPAZ
Coordinates: 36°58′17″N, 25°10′14″W