# Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Ketchikan, AK (KTN)

Flight distance from Seattle to Ketchikan (Seattle Boeing Field – Ketchikan International Airport) is 675 miles / 1087 kilometers / 587 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Ketchikan (KTN) is 1123 miles / 1807 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Ketchikan International Airport (KTN).

## How far is Ketchikan from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 675.412 miles
• 1086.971 kilometers
• 586.917 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
• 674.410 miles
• 1085.357 kilometers
• 586.046 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 Ketchikan International Airport
City: Ketchikan, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: KTN
ICAO Code: PAKT
Coordinates: 55°21′19″N, 131°42′38″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and Ketchikan is 1 hour. Ketchikan is 1 hour behind Seattle.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 122 kg (269 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Ketchikan (KTN).

Distance:
675
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
675

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