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Distance between Ponta Delgada (PDL) and Horta (HOR)

Flight distance from Ponta Delgada to Horta (João Paulo II Airport – Horta Airport) is 173 miles / 278 kilometers / 150 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Ponta Delgada (PDL) to Horta (HOR) is 221 miles / 356 kilometers and travel time by car is about 60 hours 9 minutes.

Ponta Delgada – Horta

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173
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278
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150
Nautical miles

How far is Horta from Ponta Delgada?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common 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 earth.

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).

Flight Duration

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

Time difference

There is no time difference between Ponta Delgada and Horta.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Ponta Delgada to Horta generates about 50 kg of CO2 per passenger, 50 kilograms is equal to 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

Shortest flight path between João Paulo II Airport (PDL) and Horta Airport (HOR).

Airport information

Origin João Paulo II Airport
City: Ponta Delgada
Country: Portugal Flag of Portugal
IATA Code: PDL
ICAO Code: LPPD
Coordinates: 37°44′28″N, 25°41′52″W
Destination Horta Airport
City: Horta
Country: Portugal Flag of Portugal
IATA Code: HOR
ICAO Code: LPHR
Coordinates: 38°31′11″N, 28°42′57″W

Airlines flying from Ponta Delgada (PDL) to Horta (HOR)

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