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Distance between São Tomé (TMS) and Praia (RAI)

Flight distance from São Tomé to Praia (São Tomé International Airport – Nelson Mandela International Airport) is 2294 miles / 3691 kilometers / 1993 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path from São Tomé to Praia.

Shortest flight path between São Tomé International Airport (TMS) and Nelson Mandela International Airport (RAI).

How far is Praia from São Tomé?

There are several ways to calculate distances between São Tomé and Praia. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2293.761 miles
  • 3691.451 kilometers
  • 1993.224 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
  • 2293.904 miles
  • 3691.681 kilometers
  • 1993.348 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).

Airport information


A São Tomé International Airport
City: São Tomé
Country: São Tomé and Principe Flag of São Tomé and Principe
IATA Code: TMS
ICAO Code: FPST
Coordinates: 0°22′41″N, 6°42′43″E

B Nelson Mandela International Airport
City: Praia
Country: Cape Verde Flag of Cape Verde
IATA Code: RAI
ICAO Code: GVNP
Coordinates: 14°56′39″N, 23°29′0″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between São Tomé and Praia is 1 hour. Praia is 1 hour behind São Tomé.

Time Difference

São Tomé

 GMT

Praia

 -01

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 251 kg (554 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

São Tomé (TMS) → Praia (RAI).

Distance:
2294
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2294

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