# 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
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
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.

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## 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?