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How far is Golfito from San Jose?

Distance between San Jose (Tobías Bolaños International Airport) and Golfito (Golfito Airport) is 111 miles / 178 kilometers / 96 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 42 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SYQ) to Golfito (GLF) is 201 miles / 323 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 39 minutes.

Tobías Bolaños International Airport – Golfito Airport

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Distance from San Jose to Golfito

There are several ways to calculate distance from San Jose to Golfito. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 110.874 miles
  • 178.434 kilometers
  • 96.347 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
  • 111.215 miles
  • 178.983 kilometers
  • 96.643 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 San Jose to Golfito?

Estimated flight time from Tobías Bolaños International Airport to Golfito Airport is 42 minutes.

What is the time difference between San Jose and Golfito?

There is no time difference between San Jose and Golfito.

Flight carbon footprint between Tobías Bolaños International Airport (SYQ) and Golfito Airport (GLF)

On average flying from San Jose to Golfito generates about 41 kg of CO2 per passenger, 41 kilograms is equal to 91 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Jose to Golfito

Shortest flight path between Tobías Bolaños International Airport (SYQ) and Golfito Airport (GLF).

Airport information

Origin Tobías Bolaños International Airport
City: San Jose
Country: Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica
IATA Code: SYQ
ICAO Code: MRPV
Coordinates: 9°57′25″N, 84°8′23″W
Destination Golfito Airport
City: Golfito
Country: Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica
IATA Code: GLF
ICAO Code: MRGF
Coordinates: 8°39′14″N, 83°10′55″W