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Distance between El Calafate (FTE) and Rio Gallegos (RGL)

Distance from El Calafate to Rio Gallegos (Comandante Armando Tola International Airport – Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport) is 151 miles / 243 kilometers / 131 nautical miles.

How far is Rio Gallegos from El Calafate?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 150.840 miles
  • 242.753 kilometers
  • 131.076 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
  • 150.516 miles
  • 242.232 kilometers
  • 130.795 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 Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport (RGL) is 47 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between El Calafate and Rio Gallegos.

Time Difference

El Calafate
Rio Gallegos

El Calafate

 -03

Rio Gallegos

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 46 kg (101 pounds).

Airport information


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

B Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport
City: Rio Gallegos
Country: Argentina Flag of Argentina
IATA Code: RGL
ICAO Code: SAWG
Coordinates: 51°36′32″S, 69°18′45″W

El Calafate to Rio Gallegos flight path

Shortest flight path between Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (FTE) and Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport (RGL).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

El Calafate (FTE) → Rio Gallegos (RGL).

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Air miles:
151
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0
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
151

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