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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (SDU) and São Paulo (GRU)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to São Paulo (Santos Dumont Airport – São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport) is 214 miles / 344 kilometers / 186 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Rio De Janeiro (SDU) to São Paulo (GRU) is 260 miles / 418 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rio De Janeiro to São Paulo.

Shortest flight path between Santos Dumont Airport (SDU) and São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU).

How far is São Paulo from Rio De Janeiro?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rio De Janeiro and São Paulo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 213.661 miles
  • 343.854 kilometers
  • 185.666 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
  • 213.346 miles
  • 343.348 kilometers
  • 185.393 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).

Airport information


A Santos Dumont Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: SDU
ICAO Code: SBRJ
Coordinates: 22°54′37″S, 43°9′47″W

B São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GRU
ICAO Code: SBGR
Coordinates: 23°26′8″S, 46°28′23″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rio De Janeiro and São Paulo.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

São Paulo

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 56 kg (124 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (SDU) → São Paulo (GRU).

Distance:
214
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
214

Round trip?