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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Lynchburg (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 4753 miles / 7649 kilometers / 4130 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 29 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Lynchburg.

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

How far is Lynchburg from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4752.723 miles
  • 7648.766 kilometers
  • 4130.003 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
  • 4767.657 miles
  • 7672.801 kilometers
  • 4142.981 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).

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 Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rio De Janeiro and Lynchburg is 2 hours. Lynchburg is 2 hours behind Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Lynchburg, VA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 552 kg (1 217 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
4753
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4753

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