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Distance between El Vigía (VIG) and Bucaramanga (BGA)

Flight distance from El Vigía to Bucaramanga (Juan Pablo Pérez Alfonzo Airport – Palonegro International Airport) is 146 miles / 235 kilometers / 127 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from El Vigía (VIG) to Bucaramanga (BGA) is 240 miles / 386 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from El Vigía to Bucaramanga.

Shortest flight path between Juan Pablo Pérez Alfonzo Airport (VIG) and Palonegro International Airport (BGA).

How far is Bucaramanga from El Vigía?

There are several ways to calculate distances between El Vigía and Bucaramanga. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 146.040 miles
  • 235.029 kilometers
  • 126.905 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
  • 146.348 miles
  • 235.524 kilometers
  • 127.173 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 Juan Pablo Pérez Alfonzo Airport
City: El Vigía
Country: Venezuela Flag of Venezuela
IATA Code: VIG
ICAO Code: SVVG
Coordinates: 8°37′26″N, 71°40′21″W

B Palonegro International Airport
City: Bucaramanga
Country: Colombia Flag of Colombia
IATA Code: BGA
ICAO Code: SKBG
Coordinates: 7°7′35″N, 73°11′5″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between El Vigía and Bucaramanga is 1 hour. Bucaramanga is 1 hour behind El Vigía.

Time Difference

El Vigía

 -04

Bucaramanga

 -05

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 47 kg (103 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

El Vigía (VIG) → Bucaramanga (BGA).

Distance:
146
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
146

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