# Distance between Puerto Plata (POP) and Punta Cana (PUJ)

Flight distance from Puerto Plata to Punta Cana (Gregorio Luperón International Airport – Punta Cana International Airport) is 166 miles / 267 kilometers / 144 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Puerto Plata (POP) to Punta Cana (PUJ) is 246 miles / 396 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 25 minutes.

166
Miles
267
Kilometers
144
Nautical miles

## How far is Punta Cana from Puerto Plata?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 165.847 miles
• 266.905 kilometers
• 144.117 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
• 165.845 miles
• 266.902 kilometers
• 144.115 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 Plata to Punta Cana?

Estimated flight time from Gregorio Luperón International Airport to Punta Cana International Airport is 48 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Puerto Plata and Punta Cana?

There is no time difference between Puerto Plata and Punta Cana.

## Flight carbon footprint between Gregorio Luperón International Airport (POP) and Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ)

On average flying from Puerto Plata to Punta Cana generates about 49 kg of CO2 per passenger, 49 kilograms is equal to 109 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 Plata to Punta Cana

Shortest flight path between Gregorio Luperón International Airport (POP) and Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ).

## Airport information

Origin Gregorio Luperón International Airport
City: Puerto Plata
Country: Dominican Republic
IATA Code: POP
ICAO Code: MDPP
Coordinates: 19°45′28″N, 70°34′11″W
Destination Punta Cana International Airport
City: Punta Cana
Country: Dominican Republic
IATA Code: PUJ
ICAO Code: MDPC
Coordinates: 18°34′2″N, 68°21′48″W