# How far is São Paulo from Fortaleza?

The distance between Fortaleza (Fortaleza Airport) and São Paulo (São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport) is 1452 miles / 2337 kilometers / 1262 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Fortaleza (FOR) to São Paulo (GRU) is 1834 miles / 2952 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 37 hours 8 minutes.

1452
Miles
2337
Kilometers
1262
Nautical miles
3 h 14 min
176 kg

## Distance from Fortaleza to São Paulo

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Fortaleza to São Paulo. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1452.111 miles
• 2336.947 kilometers
• 1261.850 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
• 1458.107 miles
• 2346.596 kilometers
• 1267.060 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 Fortaleza to São Paulo?

The estimated flight time from Fortaleza Airport to São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport is 3 hours and 14 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Fortaleza Airport (FOR) and São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU)

On average, flying from Fortaleza to São Paulo generates about 176 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 176 kilograms equals 389 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fortaleza to São Paulo

See the map of the shortest flight path between Fortaleza Airport (FOR) and São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU).

## Airport information

Origin Fortaleza Airport
City: Fortaleza
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: FOR
ICAO Code: SBFZ
Coordinates: 3°46′34″S, 38°31′57″W
Destination São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: GRU
ICAO Code: SBGR
Coordinates: 23°26′8″S, 46°28′23″W