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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and São Paulo (CGH)

Distance from Rio De Janeiro to São Paulo (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – São Paulo–Congonhas Airport) is 224 miles / 360 kilometers / 194 nautical miles.

How far is São Paulo from Rio De Janeiro?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rio De Janeiro and São Paulo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 223.771 miles
  • 360.125 kilometers
  • 194.452 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
  • 223.485 miles
  • 359.664 kilometers
  • 194.203 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 Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) to São Paulo–Congonhas Airport (CGH) is 55 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rio De Janeiro and São Paulo.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro
São Paulo

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

São Paulo

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 56 kg (123 pounds).

Airport information


A Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W

B São Paulo–Congonhas Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: CGH
ICAO Code: SBSP
Coordinates: 23°37′33″S, 46°39′22″W

Rio De Janeiro to São Paulo flight path

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and São Paulo–Congonhas Airport (CGH).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → São Paulo (CGH).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
224
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
224

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