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Distance between Bangor, ME (BGR) and Skagway, AK (SGY)

Flight distance from Bangor to Skagway (Bangor International Airport – Skagway Airport) is 2865 miles / 4610 kilometers / 2489 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Bangor (BGR) to Skagway (SGY) is 3977 miles / 6401 kilometers and travel time by car is about 74 hours 19 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bangor to Skagway.

Shortest flight path between Bangor International Airport (BGR) and Skagway Airport (SGY).

How far is Skagway from Bangor?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Bangor and Skagway. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2864.598 miles
  • 4610.123 kilometers
  • 2489.267 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
  • 2856.416 miles
  • 4596.956 kilometers
  • 2482.158 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 Bangor International Airport
City: Bangor, ME
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BGR
ICAO Code: KBGR
Coordinates: 44°48′26″N, 68°49′41″W

B Skagway Airport
City: Skagway, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SGY
ICAO Code: PAGY
Coordinates: 59°27′36″N, 135°18′57″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Bangor and Skagway is 4 hours. Skagway is 4 hours behind Bangor.

Time Difference

Bangor, ME

 EST

Skagway, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 318 kg (701 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Bangor (BGR) → Skagway (SGY).

Distance:
2865
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2865

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