# How far is São Tomé from Principe?

The distance between Principe (Príncipe Airport) and São Tomé (São Tomé International Airport) is 101 miles / 162 kilometers / 87 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Principe (PCP) to São Tomé (TMS) is 7 miles / 11 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 17 minutes.

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## Distance from Principe to São Tomé

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Principe to São Tomé. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 100.663 miles
• 162.002 kilometers
• 87.474 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
• 101.072 miles
• 162.659 kilometers
• 87.829 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 Principe to São Tomé?

The estimated flight time from Príncipe Airport to São Tomé International Airport is 41 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Príncipe Airport (PCP) and São Tomé International Airport (TMS)

On average, flying from Principe to São Tomé generates about 40 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 40 kilograms equals 88 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Principe to São Tomé

See the map of the shortest flight path between Príncipe Airport (PCP) and São Tomé International Airport (TMS).

## Airport information

Origin Príncipe Airport
City: Principe
Country: São Tomé and Principe
IATA Code: PCP
ICAO Code: FPPR
Coordinates: 1°39′46″N, 7°24′42″E
Destination São Tomé International Airport
City: São Tomé
Country: São Tomé and Principe
IATA Code: TMS
ICAO Code: FPST
Coordinates: 0°22′41″N, 6°42′43″E