# Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Lansing, MI (LAN)

Flight distance from Seattle to Lansing (Seattle Boeing Field – Capital Region International Airport) is 1853 miles / 2982 kilometers / 1610 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Lansing (LAN) is 2218 miles / 3569 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 11 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Capital Region International Airport (LAN).

## How far is Lansing from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1852.882 miles
• 2981.925 kilometers
• 1610.111 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
• 1847.894 miles
• 2973.897 kilometers
• 1605.776 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 Capital Region International Airport
City: Lansing, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: LAN
ICAO Code: KLAN
Coordinates: 42°46′43″N, 84°35′14″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and Lansing is 3 hours. Lansing is 3 hours ahead of Seattle.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 204 kg (450 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Lansing (LAN).

Distance:
1853
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1853

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