# How far is Amsterdam from Rio De Janeiro?

The distance between Rio De Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport) and Amsterdam (Amsterdam Airport Schiphol) is 5925 miles / 9536 kilometers / 5149 nautical miles.

5925
Miles
9536
Kilometers
5149
Nautical miles
11 h 43 min
707 kg

## Distance from Rio De Janeiro to Amsterdam

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Rio De Janeiro to Amsterdam. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 5925.235 miles
• 9535.742 kilometers
• 5148.889 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
• 5940.125 miles
• 9559.704 kilometers
• 5161.827 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 Rio De Janeiro to Amsterdam?

The estimated flight time from Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is 11 hours and 43 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)

On average, flying from Rio De Janeiro to Amsterdam generates about 707 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 707 kilograms equals 1 558 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Amsterdam

See the map of the shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS).

## Airport information

Origin Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W
Destination Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
City: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands
IATA Code: AMS
ICAO Code: EHAM
Coordinates: 52°18′30″N, 4°45′50″E