# How far is Boa Vista from Praia?

The distance between Praia (Nelson Mandela International Airport) and Boa Vista (Aristides Pereira International Airport) is 91 miles / 147 kilometers / 79 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Praia (RAI) to Boa Vista (BVC) is 119 miles / 191 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 35 hours 22 minutes.

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## Distance from Praia to Boa Vista

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Praia to Boa Vista. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 91.039 miles
• 146.513 kilometers
• 79.111 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
• 91.377 miles
• 147.057 kilometers
• 79.404 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 Praia to Boa Vista?

The estimated flight time from Nelson Mandela International Airport to Aristides Pereira International Airport is 40 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Praia and Boa Vista?

There is no time difference between Praia and Boa Vista.

## Flight carbon footprint between Nelson Mandela International Airport (RAI) and Aristides Pereira International Airport (BVC)

On average, flying from Praia to Boa Vista generates about 38 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 38 kilograms equals 85 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Praia to Boa Vista

See the map of the shortest flight path between Nelson Mandela International Airport (RAI) and Aristides Pereira International Airport (BVC).

## Airport information

Origin Nelson Mandela International Airport
City: Praia
Country: Cape Verde
IATA Code: RAI
ICAO Code: GVNP
Coordinates: 14°56′39″N, 23°29′0″W
Destination Aristides Pereira International Airport
City: Boa Vista
Country: Cape Verde
IATA Code: BVC
ICAO Code: GVBA
Coordinates: 16°8′11″N, 22°53′20″W