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Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from Seattle to Lynchburg (Seattle Boeing Field – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 2281 miles / 3671 kilometers / 1982 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Lynchburg (LYH) is 2803 miles / 4511 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 58 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to Lynchburg.

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

How far is Lynchburg from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2280.748 miles
  • 3670.508 kilometers
  • 1981.916 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
  • 2275.541 miles
  • 3662.128 kilometers
  • 1977.391 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W

B Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Seattle, WA

 PST

Lynchburg, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 250 kg (550 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
2281
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2281

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