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Distance between Santa Maria Island (SMA) and Lajes (TER)

Flight distance from Santa Maria Island to Lajes (Santa Maria Airport – Lajes Field) is 162 miles / 261 kilometers / 141 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Santa Maria Island (SMA) to Lajes (TER) is 178 miles / 286 kilometers and travel time by car is about 55 hours 2 minutes.

Santa Maria Island – Lajes

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162
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261
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141
Nautical miles

How far is Lajes from Santa Maria Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 162.071 miles
  • 260.828 kilometers
  • 140.836 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
  • 162.080 miles
  • 260.843 kilometers
  • 140.844 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 to Lajes Field is 48 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Santa Maria Island and Lajes.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Santa Maria Island to Lajes generates about 49 kg of CO2 per passenger, 49 kilograms is equal to 108 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Santa Maria Island to Lajes

Shortest flight path between Santa Maria Airport (SMA) and Lajes Field (TER).

Airport information

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