# How far is Ponta Delgada from São Jorge Island?

The distance between São Jorge Island (São Jorge Airport) and Ponta Delgada (João Paulo II Airport) is 149 miles / 240 kilometers / 130 nautical miles.

The driving distance from São Jorge Island (SJZ) to Ponta Delgada (PDL) is 188 miles / 302 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 58 hours 5 minutes.

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## Distance from São Jorge Island to Ponta Delgada

There are several ways to calculate the distance from São Jorge Island to Ponta Delgada. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 149.163 miles
• 240.054 kilometers
• 129.619 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
• 148.918 miles
• 239.661 kilometers
• 129.407 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 São Jorge Island to Ponta Delgada?

The estimated flight time from São Jorge Airport to João Paulo II Airport is 46 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between São Jorge Airport (SJZ) and João Paulo II Airport (PDL)

On average, flying from São Jorge Island to Ponta Delgada generates about 47 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 47 kilograms equals 104 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from São Jorge Island to Ponta Delgada

See the map of the shortest flight path between São Jorge Airport (SJZ) and João Paulo II Airport (PDL).

## Airport information

Origin São Jorge Airport
City: São Jorge Island
Country: Portugal
IATA Code: SJZ
ICAO Code: LPSJ
Coordinates: 38°39′55″N, 28°10′32″W
Destination João Paulo II Airport