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Distance between Bangor, ME (BGR) and Sitka, AK (SIT)

Flight distance from Bangor to Sitka (Bangor International Airport – Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport) is 2899 miles / 4666 kilometers / 2519 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Bangor (BGR) to Sitka (SIT) is 4151 miles / 6681 kilometers and travel time by car is about 90 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Bangor International Airport (BGR) and Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (SIT).

How far is Sitka from Bangor?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2899.150 miles
  • 4665.730 kilometers
  • 2519.293 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
  • 2890.786 miles
  • 4652.269 kilometers
  • 2512.024 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
City: Sitka, AK
Country: United States Flag of 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 Bangor and Sitka is 4 hours. Sitka is 4 hours behind Bangor.

Time Difference

Bangor, ME

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Sitka, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 322 kg (710 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Bangor (BGR) → Sitka (SIT).

Distance:
2899
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2899

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