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How far is La Ceiba from Roatan?

Distance between Roatan (Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport) and La Ceiba (Golosón International Airport) is 45 miles / 73 kilometers / 39 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 35 minutes.

Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport – Golosón International Airport

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Distance from Roatan to La Ceiba

There are several ways to calculate distance from Roatan to La Ceiba. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 45.176 miles
  • 72.705 kilometers
  • 39.257 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
  • 45.329 miles
  • 72.950 kilometers
  • 39.390 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 Roatan to La Ceiba?

Estimated flight time from Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport to Golosón International Airport is 35 minutes.

What is the time difference between Roatan and La Ceiba?

There is no time difference between Roatan and La Ceiba.

Flight carbon footprint between Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport (RTB) and Golosón International Airport (LCE)

On average flying from Roatan to La Ceiba generates about 32 kg of CO2 per passenger, 32 kilograms is equal to 70 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Roatan to La Ceiba

Shortest flight path between Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport (RTB) and Golosón International Airport (LCE).

Airport information

Origin Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport
City: Roatan
Country: Honduras Flag of Honduras
IATA Code: RTB
ICAO Code: MHRO
Coordinates: 16°19′0″N, 86°31′22″W
Destination Golosón International Airport
City: La Ceiba
Country: Honduras Flag of Honduras
IATA Code: LCE
ICAO Code: MHLC
Coordinates: 15°44′33″N, 86°51′10″W