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Distance between Madrid (MAD) and Rio De Janeiro (GIG)

Distance from Madrid to Rio De Janeiro (Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport – Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport) is 5048 miles / 8124 kilometers / 4387 nautical miles.

How far is Rio De Janeiro from Madrid?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Madrid and Rio De Janeiro. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5048.142 miles
  • 8124.197 kilometers
  • 4386.715 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
  • 5062.990 miles
  • 8148.093 kilometers
  • 4399.618 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD) to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) is 10 hours 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Madrid and Rio De Janeiro is 5 hours. Rio De Janeiro is 5 hours behind Madrid.

Time Difference

Madrid
Rio De Janeiro

Madrid

 CEST

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 598 kg (1 318 pounds).

Airport information


A Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport
City: Madrid
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: MAD
ICAO Code: LEMD
Coordinates: 40°29′36″N, 3°34′0″W

B Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W

Madrid to Rio De Janeiro flight path

Shortest flight path between Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD) and Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Madrid (MAD) → Rio De Janeiro (GIG).

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Air miles:
5048
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5048

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