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Distance between Riohacha (RCH) and Valledupar (VUP)

Flight distance from Riohacha to Valledupar (Almirante Padilla Airport – Alfonso López Pumarejo Airport) is 78 miles / 126 kilometers / 68 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Riohacha (RCH) to Valledupar (VUP) is 124 miles / 199 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 20 minutes.

Riohacha – Valledupar

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78
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126
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68
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How far is Valledupar from Riohacha?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 78.153 miles
  • 125.774 kilometers
  • 67.913 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
  • 78.523 miles
  • 126.370 kilometers
  • 68.234 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 Riohacha to Valledupar?

Estimated flight time from Almirante Padilla Airport to Alfonso López Pumarejo Airport is 38 minutes.

What is the time difference between Riohacha and Valledupar?

There is no time difference between Riohacha and Valledupar.

Flight carbon footprint between Almirante Padilla Airport (RCH) and Alfonso López Pumarejo Airport (VUP)

On average flying from Riohacha to Valledupar generates about 37 kg of CO2 per passenger, 37 kilograms is equal to 80 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Riohacha to Valledupar

Shortest flight path between Almirante Padilla Airport (RCH) and Alfonso López Pumarejo Airport (VUP).

Airport information

Origin Almirante Padilla Airport
City: Riohacha
Country: Colombia Flag of Colombia
IATA Code: RCH
ICAO Code: SKRH
Coordinates: 11°31′34″N, 72°55′33″W
Destination Alfonso López Pumarejo Airport
City: Valledupar
Country: Colombia Flag of Colombia
IATA Code: VUP
ICAO Code: SKVP
Coordinates: 10°26′6″N, 73°14′58″W