# How far is Tarija from Puerto Rico?

The distance between Puerto Rico (Puerto Rico Airport) and Tarija (Capitán Oriel Lea Plaza Airport) is 743 miles / 1196 kilometers / 646 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Puerto Rico (PUR) to Tarija (TJA) is 1287 miles / 2071 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 34 hours 40 minutes.

743
Miles
1196
Kilometers
646
Nautical miles
1 h 54 min
129 kg

## Distance from Puerto Rico to Tarija

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 742.864 miles
• 1195.524 kilometers
• 645.531 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
• 746.128 miles
• 1200.777 kilometers
• 648.368 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 Tarija?

The estimated flight time from Puerto Rico Airport to Capitán Oriel Lea Plaza Airport is 1 hour and 54 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Puerto Rico Airport (PUR) and Capitán Oriel Lea Plaza Airport (TJA)

On average, flying from Puerto Rico to Tarija generates about 129 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 129 kilograms equals 285 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 Tarija

See the map of the shortest flight path between Puerto Rico Airport (PUR) and Capitán Oriel Lea Plaza Airport (TJA).

## 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 Capitán Oriel Lea Plaza Airport
City: Tarija
Country: Bolivia
IATA Code: TJA
ICAO Code: SLTJ
Coordinates: 21°33′20″S, 64°42′4″W