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

Flight distance from London to São Paulo (London Heathrow Airport – São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport) is 5863 miles / 9435 kilometers / 5095 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path from London to São Paulo.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU).

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)
  • 5862.938 miles
  • 9435.484 kilometers
  • 5094.754 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
  • 5878.292 miles
  • 9460.195 kilometers
  • 5108.096 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–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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and São Paulo is 3 hours. São Paulo is 3 hours behind London.

Time Difference

London

 GMT

São Paulo

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 698 kg (1 539 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → São Paulo (GRU).

Distance:
5863
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5863

Round trip?