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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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 2 hours. Pittsburgh is 2 hours behind Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Pittsburgh, PA

 EST

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
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4963

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