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Distance between São Paulo (GRU) and Rockford, IL (RFD)

Distance from São Paulo to Rockford (São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport – Chicago Rockford International Airport) is 5273 miles / 8485 kilometers / 4582 nautical miles.

How far is Rockford from São Paulo?

There are several ways to calculate distances between São Paulo and Rockford. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5272.530 miles
  • 8485.315 kilometers
  • 4581.703 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
  • 5287.329 miles
  • 8509.131 kilometers
  • 4594.563 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 São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) to Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) is 10 hours 28 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between São Paulo and Rockford is 2 hours. Rockford is 2 hours behind São Paulo.

Time Difference

São Paulo
Rockford

São Paulo

 -03

Rockford, IL

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 627 kg (1 383 pounds).

Airport information


A São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GRU
ICAO Code: SBGR
Coordinates: 23°26′8″S, 46°28′23″W

B Chicago Rockford International Airport
City: Rockford, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RFD
ICAO Code: KRFD
Coordinates: 42°11′43″N, 89°5′49″W

São Paulo to Rockford flight path

Shortest flight path between São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) and Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

São Paulo (GRU) → Rockford (RFD).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5273

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