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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Panama City (PTY)

Distance from Rio De Janeiro to Panama City (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Tocumen International Airport) is 3285 miles / 5286 kilometers / 2854 nautical miles.

How far is Panama City from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3284.794 miles
  • 5286.363 kilometers
  • 2854.408 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
  • 3290.174 miles
  • 5295.022 kilometers
  • 2859.083 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 Tocumen International Airport (PTY) is 6 hours 43 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro
Panama City

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Panama City

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 374 kg (824 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 Tocumen International Airport
City: Panama City
Country: Panama Flag of Panama
IATA Code: PTY
ICAO Code: MPTO
Coordinates: 9°4′16″N, 79°23′0″W

Rio De Janeiro to Panama City flight path

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Panama City (PTY).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
3285
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3285

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