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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between London and São Paulo is 3 hours. São Paulo is 3 hours behind London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 700 kg (1 544 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → São Paulo (CGH).