# How far is Caracas from Mérida?

The distance between Mérida (Alberto Carnevalli Airport) and Caracas (Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport) is 317 miles / 509 kilometers / 275 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Mérida (MRD) to Caracas (CCS) is 426 miles / 685 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 12 hours 7 minutes.

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## Distance from Mérida to Caracas

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Mérida to Caracas. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 316.550 miles
• 509.439 kilometers
• 275.075 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 316.567 miles
• 509.465 kilometers
• 275.089 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Mérida to Caracas?

The estimated flight time from Alberto Carnevalli Airport to Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport is 1 hour and 5 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Alberto Carnevalli Airport (MRD) and Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport (CCS)

On average, flying from Mérida to Caracas generates about 72 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 72 kilograms equals 158 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Mérida to Caracas

See the map of the shortest flight path between Alberto Carnevalli Airport (MRD) and Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport (CCS).

## Airport information

Origin Alberto Carnevalli Airport
City: Mérida
Country: Venezuela
IATA Code: MRD
ICAO Code: SVMD
Coordinates: 8°34′55″N, 71°9′39″W
Destination Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport
City: Caracas
Country: Venezuela
IATA Code: CCS
ICAO Code: SVMI
Coordinates: 10°36′11″N, 66°59′26″W