There are several ways to calculate the distance from Saint Petersburg to Almaty. Here are two standard methods:
Vincenty's formula (applied above)
1953.564 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.
1948.724 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).
How long does it take to fly from Saint Petersburg to Almaty?
The estimated flight time from Pulkovo Airport to Almaty International Airport is
4 hours and 45 minutes.
What is the time difference between Saint Petersburg and Almaty?
The time difference between Saint Petersburg and Almaty is 3 hours. Almaty is 3 hours ahead of Saint Petersburg.
Flight carbon footprint between Pulkovo Airport (LED) and Almaty International Airport (ALA)
On average, flying from Saint Petersburg to Almaty generates about 246 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 246 kilograms equals 542 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.
Map of flight path from Saint Petersburg to Almaty
See the map of the shortest flight path between Pulkovo Airport (LED) and Almaty International Airport (ALA).