# Distance between Sal (SID) and Praia (RAI)

Flight distance from Sal to Praia (Amílcar Cabral International Airport – Nelson Mandela International Airport) is 129 miles / 207 kilometers / 112 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Sal (SID) to Praia (RAI) is 159 miles / 256 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 41 minutes.

129
Miles
207
Kilometers
112
Nautical miles

## How far is Praia from Sal?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 128.568 miles
• 206.910 kilometers
• 111.722 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
• 129.132 miles
• 207.817 kilometers
• 112.212 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 Sal to Praia?

Estimated flight time from Amílcar Cabral International Airport to Nelson Mandela International Airport is 44 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Sal and Praia?

There is no time difference between Sal and Praia.

## Flight carbon footprint between Amílcar Cabral International Airport (SID) and Nelson Mandela International Airport (RAI)

On average flying from Sal to Praia generates about 44 kg of CO2 per passenger, 44 kilograms is equal to 97 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Sal to Praia

Shortest flight path between Amílcar Cabral International Airport (SID) and Nelson Mandela International Airport (RAI).

## Airport information

Origin Amílcar Cabral International Airport
City: Sal
Country: Cape Verde
IATA Code: SID
ICAO Code: GVAC
Coordinates: 16°44′29″N, 22°56′57″W
Destination Nelson Mandela International Airport
City: Praia
Country: Cape Verde
IATA Code: RAI
ICAO Code: GVNP
Coordinates: 14°56′39″N, 23°29′0″W