# How far is Horta from Ponta Delgada?

The distance between Ponta Delgada (João Paulo II Airport) and Horta (Horta Airport) is 173 miles / 278 kilometers / 150 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Ponta Delgada (PDL) to Horta (HOR) is 219 miles / 353 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 64 hours 15 minutes.

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## Distance from Ponta Delgada to Horta

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Ponta Delgada to Horta. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 172.959 miles
• 278.351 kilometers
• 150.297 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
• 172.615 miles
• 277.796 kilometers
• 149.998 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 Ponta Delgada to Horta?

The estimated flight time from João Paulo II Airport to Horta Airport is 49 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between João Paulo II Airport (PDL) and Horta Airport (HOR)

On average, flying from Ponta Delgada to Horta generates about 50 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 50 kilograms equals 111 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Ponta Delgada to Horta

See the map of the shortest flight path between João Paulo II Airport (PDL) and Horta Airport (HOR).

## Airport information

Origin João Paulo II Airport