# How far is La Paz from Puerto Suárez?

The distance between Puerto Suárez (Puerto Suárez International Airport) and La Paz (El Alto International Airport) is 704 miles / 1133 kilometers / 612 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Puerto Suárez (PSZ) to La Paz (LPB) is 912 miles / 1467 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 22 hours 28 minutes.

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1133
Kilometers
612
Nautical miles
1 h 49 min
125 kg

## Distance from Puerto Suárez to La Paz

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 704.009 miles
• 1132.992 kilometers
• 611.767 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
• 703.252 miles
• 1131.775 kilometers
• 611.109 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 Suárez to La Paz?

The estimated flight time from Puerto Suárez International Airport to El Alto International Airport is 1 hour and 49 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Puerto Suárez International Airport (PSZ) and El Alto International Airport (LPB)

On average, flying from Puerto Suárez to La Paz generates about 125 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 125 kilograms equals 276 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 Suárez to La Paz

See the map of the shortest flight path between Puerto Suárez International Airport (PSZ) and El Alto International Airport (LPB).

## Airport information

Origin Puerto Suárez International Airport
City: Puerto Suárez
Country: Bolivia
IATA Code: PSZ
ICAO Code: SLPS
Coordinates: 18°58′31″S, 57°49′14″W
Destination El Alto International Airport
City: La Paz
Country: Bolivia
IATA Code: LPB
ICAO Code: SLLP
Coordinates: 16°30′47″S, 68°11′32″W