# How far is Horta from Lajes?

The distance between Lajes (Lajes Field) and Horta (Horta Airport) is 89 miles / 144 kilometers / 78 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Lajes (TER) to Horta (HOR) is 115 miles / 185 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 30 hours 12 minutes.

89
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144
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78
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## Distance from Lajes to Horta

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 89.483 miles
• 144.009 kilometers
• 77.759 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
• 89.279 miles
• 143.681 kilometers
• 77.581 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 Lajes to Horta?

The estimated flight time from Lajes Field to Horta Airport is 40 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lajes Field (TER) and Horta Airport (HOR)

On average, flying from Lajes to Horta generates about 38 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 38 kilograms equals 84 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lajes to Horta

See the map of the shortest flight path between Lajes Field (TER) and Horta Airport (HOR).

## Airport information

Origin Lajes Field
City: Lajes
Country: Portugal
IATA Code: TER
ICAO Code: LPLA
Coordinates: 38°45′42″N, 27°5′26″W
Destination Horta Airport
City: Horta
Country: Portugal
IATA Code: HOR
ICAO Code: LPHR
Coordinates: 38°31′11″N, 28°42′57″W