# Distance between El Calafate (FTE) and La Rioja (IRJ)

Distance from El Calafate to La Rioja (Comandante Armando Tola International Airport – Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport) is 1468 miles / 2362 kilometers / 1275 nautical miles.

## How far is La Rioja from El Calafate?

There are several ways to calculate distances between El Calafate and La Rioja. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1467.807 miles
• 2362.206 kilometers
• 1275.489 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
• 1469.739 miles
• 2365.316 kilometers
• 1277.168 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).

## Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (FTE) to Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport (IRJ) is 3 hours 16 minutes.

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between El Calafate and La Rioja.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (372 pounds).

## Airport information

A Comandante Armando Tola International Airport
City: El Calafate
Country: Argentina
IATA Code: FTE
ICAO Code: SAWC
Coordinates: 50°16′49″S, 72°3′11″W

B Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport
City: La Rioja
Country: Argentina
IATA Code: IRJ
ICAO Code: SANL
Coordinates: 29°22′53″S, 66°47′44″W

## El Calafate to La Rioja flight path

Shortest flight path between Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (FTE) and Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport (IRJ).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

El Calafate (FTE) → La Rioja (IRJ).

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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1468

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