Distance from Singapore to Costa Rica

Name Singapore Costa Rica
Country flag Flag of Singapore Flag of Costa Rica
Country ISO code SG / SGP CR / CRI
Continent Asia North America
Continent code AS NA
Capital Singapore San Jose
Total cities 83 426
Cost of living Cost of living in Singapore Cost of living in Costa Rica
DD coordinates 1.314663 / 103.845409 9.630189 / -84.254184
DMS coordinates 1°18'52.79" N / 103°50'43.47" E 9°37'48.68" N / -84°15'15.06" W
UTM coordinates 48N 371547.81191785 145339.72630317 16P 801372.73622528 1065734.1052069
Time zone Asia/Singapore Asia/Manila
Airports Airports in Singapore: 8 Airports in Costa Rica: 123
Straight distance from Singapore to Costa Rica is 18503 kilometers (11497 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Singapore from Costa Rica, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 1.314663 / 103.845409 (SG) and 9.630189 / -84.254184 (CR).


When trying to get from Singapore to Costa Rica, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 18503 km / 11497 mil. Surely, both SG and CR 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 1.314663 / 103.845409 and the arrival coordinates of 9.630189 / -84.254184.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Singapore to Costa Rica is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 22 hours, 1 minute. 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 Singapore to Costa Rica? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Singapore (SG)
Arrives in Costa Rica (CR)
Singapore to Costa Rica distance 18503 km / 11497 mil
Avg car duration 205 hours, 35 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 308 hours, 23 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 185 hours, 1 minute (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 20 hours, 33 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 SG and CR is 18503 kilometers = 11497 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 SG to CR is 18503 kilometers = 11497 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to CR takes approximately 20 hours, 33 minutes.
It will take you about 308 hours, 23 minutes to drive from Singapore (SG) to Costa Rica (CR), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Singapore from Costa Rica.