# How far is La Serena from Puerto Montt?

The distance between Puerto Montt (El Tepual Airport) and La Serena (La Florida Airport) is 801 miles / 1290 kilometers / 696 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Puerto Montt (PMC) to La Serena (LSC) is 942 miles / 1516 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 16 hours 51 minutes.

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## Distance from Puerto Montt to La Serena

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Puerto Montt to La Serena. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 801.473 miles
• 1289.847 kilometers
• 696.461 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
• 803.151 miles
• 1292.546 kilometers
• 697.919 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 Puerto Montt to La Serena?

The estimated flight time from El Tepual Airport to La Florida Airport is 2 hours and 1 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between El Tepual Airport (PMC) and La Florida Airport (LSC)

On average, flying from Puerto Montt to La Serena generates about 135 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 135 kilograms equals 298 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Puerto Montt to La Serena

See the map of the shortest flight path between El Tepual Airport (PMC) and La Florida Airport (LSC).

## Airport information

Origin El Tepual Airport
City: Puerto Montt
Country: Chile
IATA Code: PMC
ICAO Code: SCTE
Coordinates: 41°26′20″S, 73°5′38″W
Destination La Florida Airport
City: La Serena
Country: Chile
IATA Code: LSC
ICAO Code: SCSE
Coordinates: 29°54′58″S, 71°11′58″W