# Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Grand Island, NE (GRI)

Flight distance from Seattle to Grand Island (Seattle Boeing Field – Central Nebraska Regional Airport) is 1268 miles / 2040 kilometers / 1102 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Grand Island (GRI) is 1591 miles / 2561 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI).

## How far is Grand Island from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1267.677 miles
• 2040.129 kilometers
• 1101.582 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
• 1264.759 miles
• 2035.432 kilometers
• 1099.045 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

City: Grand Island, NE
Country: United States
IATA Code: GRI
ICAO Code: KGRI
Coordinates: 40°58′2″N, 98°18′34″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (363 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Grand Island (GRI).

Distance:
1268
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1268

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