# How far is Miami, FL, from Rio De Janeiro?

The distance between Rio De Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport) and Miami (Miami International Airport) is 4162 miles / 6699 kilometers / 3617 nautical miles.

4162
Miles
6699
Kilometers
3617
Nautical miles
8 h 22 min
477 kg

## Distance from Rio De Janeiro to Miami

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Rio De Janeiro to Miami. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 4162.344 miles
• 6698.643 kilometers
• 3616.978 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 4173.903 miles
• 6717.246 kilometers
• 3627.023 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Rio De Janeiro to Miami?

The estimated flight time from Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport to Miami International Airport is 8 hours and 22 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Miami International Airport (MIA)

On average, flying from Rio De Janeiro to Miami generates about 477 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 477 kilograms equals 1 051 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Miami

See the map of the shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Miami International Airport (MIA).

## Airport information

Origin Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W
Destination Miami International Airport
City: Miami, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: MIA
ICAO Code: KMIA
Coordinates: 25°47′35″N, 80°17′26″W