# How far is São Paulo from Porto Alegre?

The distance between Porto Alegre (Salgado Filho Porto Alegre International Airport) and São Paulo (São Paulo–Congonhas Airport) is 520 miles / 836 kilometers / 451 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Porto Alegre (POA) to São Paulo (CGH) is 695 miles / 1118 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 14 hours 29 minutes.

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## Distance from Porto Alegre to São Paulo

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Porto Alegre to São Paulo. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 519.506 miles
• 836.064 kilometers
• 451.439 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
• 520.554 miles
• 837.751 kilometers
• 452.349 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 Porto Alegre to São Paulo?

The estimated flight time from Salgado Filho Porto Alegre International Airport to São Paulo–Congonhas Airport is 1 hour and 29 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Salgado Filho Porto Alegre International Airport (POA) and São Paulo–Congonhas Airport (CGH)

On average, flying from Porto Alegre to São Paulo generates about 101 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 101 kilograms equals 224 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Porto Alegre to São Paulo

See the map of the shortest flight path between Salgado Filho Porto Alegre International Airport (POA) and São Paulo–Congonhas Airport (CGH).

## Airport information

Origin Salgado Filho Porto Alegre International Airport
City: Porto Alegre
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: POA
ICAO Code: SBPA
Coordinates: 29°59′39″S, 51°10′17″W
Destination São Paulo–Congonhas Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: CGH
ICAO Code: SBSP
Coordinates: 23°37′33″S, 46°39′22″W