# How far is La Serena from Valdivia?

The distance between Valdivia (Pichoy Airport) and La Serena (La Florida Airport) is 679 miles / 1093 kilometers / 590 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 1 hour and 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Valdivia (ZAL) to La Serena (LSC) is 803 miles / 1292 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 21 minutes.

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122 kg

## Distance from Valdivia to La Serena

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 679.459 miles
• 1093.483 kilometers
• 590.433 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
• 680.960 miles
• 1095.898 kilometers
• 591.738 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 La Serena?

The estimated flight time from Pichoy Airport to La Florida Airport is 1 hour and 47 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Valdivia and La Serena?

There is no time difference between Valdivia and La Serena.

## Flight carbon footprint between Pichoy Airport (ZAL) and La Florida Airport (LSC)

On average, flying from Valdivia to La Serena generates about 122 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 122 kilograms equals 270 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 La Serena

Shortest flight path between Pichoy Airport (ZAL) and La Florida Airport (LSC).

## 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 La Florida Airport
City: La Serena
Country: Chile
IATA Code: LSC
ICAO Code: SCSE
Coordinates: 29°54′58″S, 71°11′58″W