Distance between Rancagua and La Serena

The distance from Rancagua to La Serena is 344 miles by road including 325 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 20 minutes and goes through San Bernardo, Santiago, Colina, Ovalle and Coquimbo.

There are tolls on the route.
Shortest distance by air 296 mi ✈️
Car route length 344.2 mi 🚗
Driving time 5 h 20 min
Fuel amount 11.7 gal
Fuel cost 28.8 USD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Rancagua 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
7 mi, 10 min
Graneros 7 mi 0:10 10 min 0.2 gal
4 mi, 03 min
Codegua 11 mi 0:14 14 min 0.3 gal
5 2 mi, 02 min
San Francisco de Mostazal 14 mi 0:16 16 min 0.4 gal
5 12 mi, 10 min
Paine 26 mi 0:27 27 min 0.6 gal
5 14 mi, 13 min
San Bernardo 40 mi 0:41 41 min 1.2 gal
5 74 29 mi, 29 min
Colina 70 mi 1:10 1 h 10 min 2.1 gal
5 206 mi, 3 h 05 min
Ovalle 275 mi 4:15 4 h 15 min 8.3 gal
5 49 mi, 44 min
Coquimbo 324 mi 5:00 5 h 00 min 10.4 gal
5 22 mi, 22 min
La Serena 347 mi 5:22 5 h 22 min 11.7 gal
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Rancagua 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
7 mi, 10 min
Graneros 7 mi 0:10 10 min 0.2 gal
4 mi, 03 min
Codegua 11 mi 0:14 14 min 0.3 gal
5 2 mi, 02 min
San Francisco de Mostazal 14 mi 0:16 16 min 0.4 gal
5 2 mi, 01 min
Rio Peuco 16 mi 0:18 18 min 0.5 gal
5 10 mi, 08 min
Paine 26 mi 0:27 27 min 0.6 gal
5 9 mi, 07 min
Buin 34 mi 0:35 35 min 1.2 gal
5 6 mi, 05 min
San Bernardo 40 mi 0:41 41 min 1.2 gal
5 7 mi, 06 min
Lo Espejo 48 mi 0:48 48 min 1.6 gal
74 3 mi, 03 min
Pedro Aguirre Cerda 51 mi 0:51 51 min 1.7 gal
74 3 mi, 03 min
Estación Central 53 mi 0:54 54 min 1.8 gal
74 2 mi, 02 min
Quinta Normal 55 mi 0:57 57 min 1.9 gal
74 2 mi, 02 min
Renca 58 mi 0:59 59 min 1.9 gal
74 4 mi, 03 min
Quilicura 61 mi 1:02 1 h 02 min 2.0 gal
5 9 mi, 07 min
Colina 70 mi 1:10 1 h 10 min 2.1 gal
5 8 mi, 07 min
Punta Peuco 78 mi 1:17 1 h 17 min 2.6 gal
5 8 mi, 07 min
Rungue 86 mi 1:24 1 h 24 min 2.7 gal
5 7 mi, 05 min
Montenegro 93 mi 1:30 1 h 30 min 3.1 gal
5 2 mi, 01 min
La Cumbre 94 mi 1:32 1 h 32 min 3.2 gal
5 12 mi, 11 min
Llaillay 107 mi 1:43 1 h 43 min 3.6 gal
5 4 mi, 03 min
El Molino 111 mi 1:46 1 h 46 min 3.7 gal
5 6 mi, 05 min
Champa de Ocoa 116 mi 1:52 1 h 52 min 3.8 gal
5 4 mi, 03 min
Hijuelas 121 mi 1:56 1 h 56 min 4.1 gal
5 2 mi, 01 min
La Calera 122 mi 1:58 1 h 58 min 4.1 gal
5 7 mi, 07 min
Nogales 129 mi 2:05 2 h 05 min 4.2 gal
5 9 mi, 08 min
Zapallar 138 mi 2:14 2 h 14 min 4.6 gal
5 17 mi, 14 min
La Ligua 155 mi 2:29 2 h 29 min 4.8 gal
5 37 mi, 32 min
Los Vilos 191 mi 3:01 3 h 01 min 5.7 gal
5 23 mi, 20 min
Huentelauquén Sur 214 mi 3:22 3 h 22 min 7.3 gal
5 2 mi, 01 min
Huentelauquén Norte 216 mi 3:23 3 h 23 min 7.3 gal
5 14 mi, 12 min
Quillaicillo 231 mi 3:35 3 h 35 min 7.7 gal
5 9 mi, 08 min
Las Palmas 240 mi 3:44 3 h 44 min 8.0 gal
5 35 mi, 31 min
Ovalle 275 mi 4:15 4 h 15 min 8.3 gal
5 49 mi, 44 min
Coquimbo 324 mi 4:59 4 h 59 min 10.4 gal
5 22 mi, 22 min
La Serena 347 mi 5:22 5 h 22 min 11.7 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Rancagua to La Serena?

Fuel cost: 28.8 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 344.2 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 2.46 USD / gal)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Rancagua to La Serena?

Driving time: 5 h 20 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 278 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 4 h 4 min
  • 37 mi with a maximum speed 62 mph = 35 min
  • 5 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 5 min
  • 18 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 21 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 43 mph = 2 min
  • 3 mi with a maximum speed 37 mph = 5 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 31 mph = 4 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Rancagua to La Serena by land?

The distance between Rancagua and La Serena is 344.2 mi by road including 325 mi on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Rancagua and La Serena respectively.

How far is Rancagua to La Serena by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Rancagua and La Serena is 296.4 mi.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Rancagua and La Serena respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Rancagua from La Serena by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 35 min to cover the distance of 296 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 10 min to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Rancagua to La Serena?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 59 min to cover the distance of 296 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 16 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Rancagua and La Serena?

The halfway point between Rancagua and La Serena is La Ligua. It is located about 17 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from La Ligua to Rancagua is 155 mi and driving will take about 2 h 29 min. The road between La Ligua and La Serena has length 190 mi and will take approximately 2 h 51 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Los Vilos is in 191 mi from Rancagua and 153 mi from La Serena
  • Zapallar is in 138 mi from Rancagua and 206 mi from La Serena
  • Huentelauquén Sur is in 214 mi from Rancagua and 130 mi from La Serena

Where is Rancagua in relation to La Serena?

Rancagua is located 296 mi south of La Serena.

Rancagua has geographic coordinates: latitude -34.17026, longitude -70.74074.

La Serena has geographic coordinates: latitude -29.90266, longitude -71.25201.

Which highway goes from Rancagua to La Serena?

The route from Rancagua to La Serena follows 5.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 74: 15 mi
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