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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Norfolk, VA (ORF)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Norfolk (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Norfolk International Airport) is 4635 miles / 7459 kilometers / 4027 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Norfolk.

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

How far is Norfolk from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4634.722 miles
  • 7458.862 kilometers
  • 4027.463 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
  • 4650.132 miles
  • 7483.662 kilometers
  • 4040.854 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 Norfolk International Airport
City: Norfolk, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORF
ICAO Code: KORF
Coordinates: 36°53′40″N, 76°12′4″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Norfolk, VA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 537 kg (1 183 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Norfolk (ORF).

Distance:
4635
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4635

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