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Distance between Miami, FL (MIA) and Golfito (GLF)

Flight distance from Miami to Golfito (Miami International Airport – Golfito Airport) is 1194 miles / 1921 kilometers / 1038 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Miami (MIA) to Golfito (GLF) is 3686 miles / 5932 kilometers and travel time by car is about 71 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Miami to Golfito.

Shortest flight path between Miami International Airport (MIA) and Golfito Airport (GLF).

How far is Golfito from Miami?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Miami and Golfito. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1193.948 miles
  • 1921.473 kilometers
  • 1037.512 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
  • 1199.336 miles
  • 1930.144 kilometers
  • 1042.195 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 Miami International Airport
City: Miami, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MIA
ICAO Code: KMIA
Coordinates: 25°47′35″N, 80°17′26″W

B Golfito Airport
City: Golfito
Country: Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica
IATA Code: GLF
ICAO Code: MRGF
Coordinates: 8°39′14″N, 83°10′55″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Miami and Golfito is 1 hour. Golfito is 1 hour behind Miami.

Time Difference

Miami, FL

 EST

Golfito

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (355 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Miami (MIA) → Golfito (GLF).

Distance:
1194
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1194

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