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Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Reno, NV (RNO)

Flight distance from Seattle to Reno (Seattle Boeing Field – Reno–Tahoe International Airport) is 569 miles / 915 kilometers / 494 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Reno (RNO) is 747 miles / 1202 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO).

How far is Reno from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 568.765 miles
  • 915.338 kilometers
  • 494.243 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
  • 569.137 miles
  • 915.937 kilometers
  • 494.566 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 Reno–Tahoe International Airport
City: Reno, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RNO
ICAO Code: KRNO
Coordinates: 39°29′56″N, 119°46′4″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Seattle and Reno.

Time Difference

Seattle, WA

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Reno, NV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (239 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Reno (RNO).

Distance:
569
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
569

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