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

Distance from Rio De Janeiro to Lynchburg (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 4753 miles / 7649 kilometers / 4130 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) to Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH) is 9 hours 29 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro
Lynchburg

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Lynchburg, VA

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 559 kg (1 233 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 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

Rio De Janeiro to Lynchburg flight path

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

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

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4753

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