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Distance between London (LHR) and São Paulo (CGH)

Flight distance from London to São Paulo (London Heathrow Airport – São Paulo–Congonhas Airport) is 5880 miles / 9463 kilometers / 5109 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 37 minutes.

Map of flight path from London to São Paulo.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and São Paulo–Congonhas Airport (CGH).

How far is São Paulo from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5879.895 miles
  • 9462.774 kilometers
  • 5109.489 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
  • 5895.278 miles
  • 9487.531 kilometers
  • 5122.857 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).

Airport information


A London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B São Paulo–Congonhas Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: CGH
ICAO Code: SBSP
Coordinates: 23°37′33″S, 46°39′22″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and São Paulo is 4 hours. São Paulo is 4 hours behind London.

Time Difference

London

 BST

São Paulo

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 709 kg (1 563 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → São Paulo (CGH).

Distance:
5880
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5880

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