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Distance between Santa Maria Island (SMA) and Ponta Delgada (PDL)

Distance from Santa Maria Island to Ponta Delgada (Santa Maria Airport – João Paulo II Airport) is 61 miles / 97 kilometers / 53 nautical miles.

How far is Ponta Delgada from Santa Maria Island?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Santa Maria Island and Ponta Delgada. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 60.505 miles
  • 97.373 kilometers
  • 52.577 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
  • 60.561 miles
  • 97.463 kilometers
  • 52.626 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Santa Maria Airport (SMA) to João Paulo II Airport (PDL) is 36 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Santa Maria Island and Ponta Delgada.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 33 kg (74 pounds).

Airport information


A Santa Maria Airport
City: Santa Maria Island
Country: Portugal Flag of Portugal
IATA Code: SMA
ICAO Code: LPAZ
Coordinates: 36°58′17″N, 25°10′14″W

B João Paulo II Airport
City: Ponta Delgada
Country: Portugal Flag of Portugal
IATA Code: PDL
ICAO Code: LPPD
Coordinates: 37°44′28″N, 25°41′52″W

Santa Maria Island to Ponta Delgada flight path

Shortest flight path between Santa Maria Airport (SMA) and João Paulo II Airport (PDL).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Santa Maria Island (SMA) → Ponta Delgada (PDL).

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Air miles:
61
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
61

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