There are 2 translations of long distance in Spanish:

long distance

adv

  • (AmE) to call long distance hacer* una llamada de larga distancia, poner* una conferencia (Esp)
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    • Anyone wishing to travel long-distance in a hurry goes by plane.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and the festival of el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of long distance in Spanish:

long-distance

Pronunciation: /ˈlɔːŋˈdɪstəns; ˌlɒŋˈdɪstəns/

adj

  • [truck driver] que hace largos recorridos; [train/bus] de largo recorrido; [race/runner] de largo recorrido a long-distance telephone call una llamada de larga distancia, una conferencia (interurbana) (Esp)
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    • Her husband was a long-distance lorry driver operating within the United Kingdom.
    • The heady aroma of diesel and agarbatti brings to mind the dash and swagger of long-distance bus and truck drivers.
    • The temptation to become a long-distance lorry driver is still there.
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    • Sunday will feature a long-distance race for catamarans and keelboats.
    • At the outset I assumed I would end up with two sprinters, two milers and two long-distance runners.
    • This year's toll of four deaths is grimly shocking and raises questions about the safety of such long-distance races.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and the festival of el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.