# How far is Copiapo from Valdivia?

The distance between Valdivia (Pichoy Airport) and Copiapo (Desierto de Atacama Airport) is 864 miles / 1391 kilometers / 751 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 2 hours and 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Valdivia (ZAL) to Copiapo (CPO) is 1035 miles / 1665 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 49 minutes.

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## Distance from Valdivia to Copiapo

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Valdivia to Copiapo. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 864.068 miles
• 1390.583 kilometers
• 750.855 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
• 866.160 miles
• 1393.950 kilometers
• 752.673 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 Valdivia to Copiapo?

The estimated flight time from Pichoy Airport to Desierto de Atacama Airport is 2 hours and 8 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Valdivia and Copiapo?

There is no time difference between Valdivia and Copiapo.

## Flight carbon footprint between Pichoy Airport (ZAL) and Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO)

On average, flying from Valdivia to Copiapo generates about 141 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 141 kilograms equals 310 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Valdivia to Copiapo

Shortest flight path between Pichoy Airport (ZAL) and Desierto de Atacama Airport (CPO).

## Airport information

Origin Pichoy Airport
City: Valdivia
Country: Chile
IATA Code: ZAL
ICAO Code: SCVD
Coordinates: 39°39′0″S, 73°5′9″W
Destination Desierto de Atacama Airport
City: Copiapo
Country: Chile
IATA Code: CPO
ICAO Code: SCAT
Coordinates: 27°15′40″S, 70°46′45″W