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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Roanoke, VA (ROA)

Distance from Rio De Janeiro to Roanoke (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport) is 4778 miles / 7689 kilometers / 4152 nautical miles.

How far is Roanoke from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4777.687 miles
  • 7688.941 kilometers
  • 4151.696 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
  • 4792.472 miles
  • 7712.736 kilometers
  • 4164.544 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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) is 9 hours 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro
Roanoke

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Roanoke, VA

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 562 kg (1 240 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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport
City: Roanoke, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROA
ICAO Code: KROA
Coordinates: 37°19′31″N, 79°58′31″W

Rio De Janeiro to Roanoke flight path

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Roanoke (ROA).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
4778
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4778

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