# Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Pittsburgh, PA (PIT)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Pittsburgh (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Pittsburgh International Airport) is 4963 miles / 7986 kilometers / 4312 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 53 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Pittsburgh.

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

## How far is Pittsburgh from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 4962.507 miles
• 7986.380 kilometers
• 4312.300 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
• 4977.862 miles
• 8011.093 kilometers
• 4325.644 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
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W

B Pittsburgh International Airport
City: Pittsburgh, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: PIT
ICAO Code: KPIT
Coordinates: 40°29′29″N, 80°13′58″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 579 kg (1 276 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Pittsburgh (PIT).

Distance:
4963
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4963

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