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Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Anchorage, AK (ANC)

Flight distance from Seattle to Anchorage (Seattle Boeing Field – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) is 1444 miles / 2324 kilometers / 1255 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Anchorage (ANC) is 2369 miles / 3813 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 14 minutes.

Seattle – Anchorage

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1444
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2324
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1255
Nautical miles

How far is Anchorage from Seattle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1444.308 miles
  • 2324.389 kilometers
  • 1255.069 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1440.940 miles
  • 2318.969 kilometers
  • 1252.143 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 Seattle to Anchorage?

Estimated flight time from Seattle Boeing Field to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport is 3 hours 14 minutes.

What is the time difference between Seattle and Anchorage?

The time difference between Seattle and Anchorage is 1 hour. Anchorage is 1 hour behind Seattle.
Seattle time to Anchorage time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC)

On average flying from Seattle to Anchorage generates about 176 kg of CO2 per passenger, 176 kilograms is equal to 388 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to Anchorage

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC).

Airport information

Origin Seattle Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W
Destination Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W