# How far is João Pessoa from Fortaleza?

The distance between Fortaleza (Fortaleza Airport) and João Pessoa (Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport) is 338 miles / 545 kilometers / 294 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Fortaleza (FOR) to João Pessoa (JPA) is 409 miles / 659 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 9 hours 48 minutes.

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1 h 8 min

## Distance from Fortaleza to João Pessoa

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 338.372 miles
• 544.557 kilometers
• 294.037 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
• 339.042 miles
• 545.635 kilometers
• 294.619 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 João Pessoa?

The estimated flight time from Fortaleza Airport to Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport is 1 hour and 8 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Fortaleza Airport (FOR) and Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport (JPA)

On average, flying from Fortaleza to João Pessoa generates about 75 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 75 kilograms equals 165 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 João Pessoa

See the map of the shortest flight path between Fortaleza Airport (FOR) and Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport (JPA).

## 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 Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport
City: João Pessoa
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: JPA
ICAO Code: SBJP
Coordinates: 7°8′44″S, 34°56′55″W