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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Columbus, OH (LCK)

Distance from Rio De Janeiro to Columbus (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Rickenbacker International Airport) is 5011 miles / 8064 kilometers / 4354 nautical miles.

How far is Columbus from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5011.036 miles
  • 8064.480 kilometers
  • 4354.471 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
  • 5025.757 miles
  • 8088.172 kilometers
  • 4367.263 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 Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) is 9 hours 59 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rio De Janeiro and Columbus is 1 hour. Columbus is 1 hour behind Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro
Columbus

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Columbus, OH

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 593 kg (1 307 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 Rickenbacker International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LCK
ICAO Code: KLCK
Coordinates: 39°48′49″N, 82°55′40″W

Rio De Janeiro to Columbus flight path

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Columbus (LCK).

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Air miles:
5011
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5011

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