# Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Sitka, AK (SIT)

Flight distance from Seattle to Sitka (Seattle Boeing Field – Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport) is 857 miles / 1379 kilometers / 745 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Sitka (SIT) is 1562 miles / 2514 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (SIT).

## How far is Sitka from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 857.053 miles
• 1379.293 kilometers
• 744.759 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
• 855.577 miles
• 1376.918 kilometers
• 743.476 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
City: Sitka, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: SIT
ICAO Code: PASI
Coordinates: 57°2′49″N, 135°21′43″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (309 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Sitka (SIT).

Distance:
857
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
857

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