Distance from Brazil to Cape Verde

Name Brazil Cape Verde
Country flag Flag of Brazil Flag of Cape Verde
Country ISO code BR / BRA CV / CPV
Continent South America Africa
Continent code SA AF
Capital Brasilia Praia
Total cities 7059 116
Cost of living Cost of living in Brazil Cost of living in Cape Verde
DD coordinates -14.240073 / -53.180502 15.120142 / -23.605172
DMS coordinates -14°14'24.26" S / -53°10'49.81" W 15°07'12.51" N / -23°36'18.62" W
UTM coordinates 22L 264722.16743838 8424620.8663021 27P 219997.61036284 1673275.585113
Time zone America/Sao_Paulo Atlantic/Cape_Verde
Airports Airports in Brazil: 4026 Airports in Cape Verde: 10
Straight distance from Brazil to Cape Verde is 4608 kilometers (2863 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Brazil from Cape Verde, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: -14.240073 / -53.180502 (BR) and 15.120142 / -23.605172 (CV).


When trying to get from Brazil to Cape Verde, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 4608 km / 2863 mil. Surely, both BR and CV are big enough for the distance to vary considerably depending on how it is measured.

Commonly, the shortest distance is calculated as the crow flies, meaning the most direct path between two points. However, to get more precise results, it is important to specify the remoteness of these points. So, the distance is shown as a straight line between the departure coordinates of -14.240073 / -53.180502 and the arrival coordinates of 15.120142 / -23.605172.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Brazil to Cape Verde is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 5 hours, 29 minutes. Yet, the flight length may also vary based on a number of factors, such as the speed of a specific airliner, its route, and airports of departure and arrival.

Besides, the time is calculated without transfer activities, which may involve different modes of transportation. So, how far is it from Brazil to Cape Verde? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from Cape Verde to Brazil.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Brazil (BR)
Arrives in Cape Verde (CV)
Brazil to Cape Verde distance 4608 km / 2863 mil
Avg car duration 51 hours, 12 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 76 hours, 48 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 46 hours, 4 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 5 hours, 7 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between BR and CV is 4608 kilometers = 2863 miles, the calculation is carried out using the formula Haversine between latitude / longitude points on the Earth's surface, using an ellipsoidal model.
The shortest flight distance from BR to CV is 4608 kilometers = 2863 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to CV takes approximately 5 hours, 7 minutes.
It will take you about 76 hours, 48 minutes to drive from Brazil (BR) to Cape Verde (CV), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Brazil from Cape Verde.