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Distance between São Paulo (GRU) and Zurich (ZRH)

Distance from São Paulo to Zurich (São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport – Zurich Airport) is 5957 miles / 9588 kilometers / 5177 nautical miles.

How far is Zurich from São Paulo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5957.468 miles
  • 9587.616 kilometers
  • 5176.898 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
  • 5970.759 miles
  • 9609.006 kilometers
  • 5188.448 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 Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 11 hours 46 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between São Paulo and Zurich is 5 hours. Zurich is 5 hours ahead of São Paulo.

Time Difference

São Paulo
Zurich

São Paulo

 -03

Zurich

 CEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 719 kg (1 586 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 Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E

São Paulo to Zurich flight path

Shortest flight path between São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) and Zurich Airport (ZRH).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

São Paulo (GRU) → Zurich (ZRH).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5957

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