Map of flight path from London to Rio De Janeiro.
Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Santos Dumont Airport (SDU).
How far is Rio De Janeiro from London?
There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Rio De Janeiro. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5737.920 miles
- 9234.286 kilometers
- 4986.116 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
- 5753.652 miles
- 9259.605 kilometers
- 4999.787 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 Rio De Janeiro is 4 hours. Rio De Janeiro is 4 hours behind London.
Rio De Janeiro
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 690 kg (1 521 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Rio De Janeiro (SDU).