# How far is Tenerife from Santiago de Compostela?

The distance between Santiago de Compostela (Santiago de Compostela Airport) and Tenerife (Tenerife South Airport) is 1121 miles / 1804 kilometers / 974 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Tenerife (TFS) is 1487 miles / 2393 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 46 hours 31 minutes.

1121
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1804
Kilometers
974
Nautical miles
2 h 37 min
158 kg

## Distance from Santiago de Compostela to Tenerife

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Santiago de Compostela to Tenerife. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1121.124 miles
• 1804.274 kilometers
• 974.230 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
• 1122.764 miles
• 1806.914 kilometers
• 975.655 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 Santiago de Compostela to Tenerife?

The estimated flight time from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Tenerife South Airport is 2 hours and 37 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) and Tenerife South Airport (TFS)

On average, flying from Santiago de Compostela to Tenerife generates about 158 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 158 kilograms equals 348 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Santiago de Compostela to Tenerife

See the map of the shortest flight path between Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) and Tenerife South Airport (TFS).

## Airport information

Origin Santiago de Compostela Airport
City: Santiago de Compostela
Country: Spain
IATA Code: SCQ
ICAO Code: LEST
Coordinates: 42°53′46″N, 8°24′54″W
Destination Tenerife South Airport
City: Tenerife
Country: Spain
IATA Code: TFS
ICAO Code: GCTS
Coordinates: 28°2′40″N, 16°34′21″W