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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and João Pessoa (JPA)

Distance from Rio De Janeiro to João Pessoa (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport) is 1211 miles / 1948 kilometers / 1052 nautical miles.

How far is João Pessoa from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1210.581 miles
  • 1948.240 kilometers
  • 1051.966 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
  • 1214.924 miles
  • 1955.230 kilometers
  • 1055.740 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 Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport (JPA) is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rio De Janeiro and João Pessoa.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro
João Pessoa

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

João Pessoa

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 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 Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport
City: João Pessoa
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: JPA
ICAO Code: SBJP
Coordinates: 7°8′44″S, 34°56′55″W

Rio De Janeiro to João Pessoa flight path

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport (JPA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → João Pessoa (JPA).

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Air miles:
1211
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1211

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