# How far is Horta from Pico Island?

The distance between Pico Island (Pico Airport) and Horta (Horta Airport) is 15 miles / 24 kilometers / 13 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Pico Island (PIX) to Horta (HOR) is 17 miles / 28 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 2 hours 12 minutes.

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## Distance from Pico Island to Horta

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 15.065 miles
• 24.244 kilometers
• 13.091 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
• 15.030 miles
• 24.188 kilometers
• 13.061 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 Pico Island to Horta?

The estimated flight time from Pico Airport to Horta Airport is 31 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Pico Airport (PIX) and Horta Airport (HOR)

On average, flying from Pico Island to Horta generates about 27 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 27 kilograms equals 60 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Pico Island to Horta

See the map of the shortest flight path between Pico Airport (PIX) and Horta Airport (HOR).

## Airport information

Origin Pico Airport
City: Pico Island
Country: Portugal
IATA Code: PIX
ICAO Code: LPPI
Coordinates: 38°33′15″N, 28°26′28″W
Destination Horta Airport
City: Horta
Country: Portugal
IATA Code: HOR
ICAO Code: LPHR
Coordinates: 38°31′11″N, 28°42′57″W