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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Recife (REC)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Recife (Frankfurt Airport – Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport) is 4779 miles / 7691 kilometers / 4153 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 32 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Recife.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport (REC).

How far is Recife from Frankfurt?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Frankfurt and Recife. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4779.032 miles
  • 7691.107 kilometers
  • 4152.865 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
  • 4789.120 miles
  • 7707.342 kilometers
  • 4161.632 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).

Airport information


A Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

B Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport
City: Recife
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: REC
ICAO Code: SBRF
Coordinates: 8°7′35″S, 34°55′24″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Recife is 5 hours. Recife is 5 hours behind Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Recife

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 555 kg (1 224 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Recife (REC).

Distance:
4779
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4779

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