# How far is Lajes from São Jorge Island?

The distance between São Jorge Island (São Jorge Airport) and Lajes (Lajes Field) is 59 miles / 95 kilometers / 51 nautical miles.

The driving distance from São Jorge Island (SJZ) to Lajes (TER) is 83 miles / 133 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 23 hours 59 minutes.

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## Distance from São Jorge Island to Lajes

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 59.012 miles
• 94.970 kilometers
• 51.280 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
• 58.872 miles
• 94.745 kilometers
• 51.158 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 Lajes?

The estimated flight time from São Jorge Airport to Lajes Field is 36 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between São Jorge Airport (SJZ) and Lajes Field (TER)

On average, flying from São Jorge Island to Lajes generates about 34 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 34 kilograms equals 74 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 Lajes

See the map of the shortest flight path between São Jorge Airport (SJZ) and Lajes Field (TER).

## 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 Lajes Field
City: Lajes
Country: Portugal
IATA Code: TER
ICAO Code: LPLA
Coordinates: 38°45′42″N, 27°5′26″W