# How far is Porto Alegre from Fortaleza?

The distance between Fortaleza (Fortaleza Airport) and Porto Alegre (Salgado Filho Porto Alegre International Airport) is 1984 miles / 3193 kilometers / 1724 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Fortaleza (FOR) to Porto Alegre (POA) is 2526 miles / 4065 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 51 hours 35 minutes.

1984
Miles
3193
Kilometers
1724
Nautical miles
4 h 15 min
216 kg

## Distance from Fortaleza to Porto Alegre

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1983.869 miles
• 3192.727 kilometers
• 1723.935 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
• 1990.945 miles
• 3204.116 kilometers
• 1730.084 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 Porto Alegre?

The estimated flight time from Fortaleza Airport to Salgado Filho Porto Alegre International Airport is 4 hours and 15 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Fortaleza Airport (FOR) and Salgado Filho Porto Alegre International Airport (POA)

On average, flying from Fortaleza to Porto Alegre generates about 216 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 216 kilograms equals 477 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 Porto Alegre

See the map of the shortest flight path between Fortaleza Airport (FOR) and Salgado Filho Porto Alegre International Airport (POA).

## 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 Salgado Filho Porto Alegre International Airport
City: Porto Alegre
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: POA
ICAO Code: SBPA
Coordinates: 29°59′39″S, 51°10′17″W