# Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Flight distance from Seattle to Birmingham (Seattle Boeing Field – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 2080 miles / 3347 kilometers / 1807 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Birmingham (BHM) is 2546 miles / 4098 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 2 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to Birmingham.

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

## How far is Birmingham from Seattle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Seattle and Birmingham. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2079.895 miles
• 3347.267 kilometers
• 1807.379 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
• 2076.383 miles
• 3341.614 kilometers
• 1804.327 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).

## Airport information

A Seattle Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W

B Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and Birmingham is 2 hours. Birmingham is 2 hours ahead of Seattle.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 226 kg (499 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Birmingham (BHM).

Distance:
2080
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2080

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