# Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)

Flight distance from Seattle to Cedar Rapids (Seattle Boeing Field – The Eastern Iowa Airport) is 1545 miles / 2486 kilometers / 1343 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Cedar Rapids (CID) is 1890 miles / 3041 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).

## How far is Cedar Rapids from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1544.970 miles
• 2486.388 kilometers
• 1342.542 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
• 1541.024 miles
• 2480.037 kilometers
• 1339.113 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 The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (402 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Cedar Rapids (CID).

Distance:
1545
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1545

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