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Distance between Quito (UIO) and Latacunga (LTX)

Flight distance from Quito to Latacunga (Mariscal Sucre International Airport – Cotopaxi International Airport) is 56 miles / 91 kilometers / 49 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Quito (UIO) to Latacunga (LTX) is 73 miles / 118 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 48 minutes.

Quito – Latacunga

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56
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91
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49
Nautical miles

How far is Latacunga from Quito?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 56.339 miles
  • 90.670 kilometers
  • 48.958 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
  • 56.618 miles
  • 91.117 kilometers
  • 49.199 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 Quito to Latacunga?

Estimated flight time from Mariscal Sucre International Airport to Cotopaxi International Airport is 36 minutes.

What is the time difference between Quito and Latacunga?

There is no time difference between Quito and Latacunga.

Flight carbon footprint between Mariscal Sucre International Airport (UIO) and Cotopaxi International Airport (LTX)

On average flying from Quito to Latacunga generates about 33 kg of CO2 per passenger, 33 kilograms is equal to 73 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Quito to Latacunga

Shortest flight path between Mariscal Sucre International Airport (UIO) and Cotopaxi International Airport (LTX).

Airport information

Origin Mariscal Sucre International Airport
City: Quito
Country: Ecuador Flag of Ecuador
IATA Code: UIO
ICAO Code: SEQM
Coordinates: 0°7′45″S, 78°21′27″W
Destination Cotopaxi International Airport
City: Latacunga
Country: Ecuador Flag of Ecuador
IATA Code: LTX
ICAO Code: SELT
Coordinates: 0°54′24″S, 78°36′56″W