# How far is La Paz from Puerto Rico?

The distance between Puerto Rico (Puerto Rico Airport) and La Paz (El Alto International Airport) is 374 miles / 602 kilometers / 325 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Puerto Rico (PUR) to La Paz (LPB) is 742 miles / 1194 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 22 hours 1 minutes.

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## Distance from Puerto Rico to La Paz

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 374.110 miles
• 602.071 kilometers
• 325.092 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
• 375.961 miles
• 605.051 kilometers
• 326.701 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 Rico to La Paz?

The estimated flight time from Puerto Rico Airport to El Alto International Airport is 1 hour and 12 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Puerto Rico Airport (PUR) and El Alto International Airport (LPB)

On average, flying from Puerto Rico to La Paz generates about 80 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 80 kilograms equals 177 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 Rico to La Paz

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

## Airport information

Origin Puerto Rico Airport
City: Puerto Rico
Country: Bolivia
IATA Code: PUR
ICAO Code: SLPR
Coordinates: 11°6′27″S, 67°33′4″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