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Distance between Birmingham, AL (BHM) and Waterloo, IA (ALO)

Flight distance from Birmingham to Waterloo (Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport – Waterloo Regional Airport) is 692 miles / 1114 kilometers / 601 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Birmingham (BHM) to Waterloo (ALO) is 815 miles / 1312 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Birmingham to Waterloo.

Shortest flight path between Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) and Waterloo Regional Airport (ALO).

How far is Waterloo from Birmingham?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Birmingham and Waterloo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 692.141 miles
  • 1113.893 kilometers
  • 601.454 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
  • 692.804 miles
  • 1114.959 kilometers
  • 602.030 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 Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

B Waterloo Regional Airport
City: Waterloo, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALO
ICAO Code: KALO
Coordinates: 42°33′25″N, 92°24′1″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Birmingham and Waterloo.

Time Difference

Birmingham, AL

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Waterloo, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 124 kg (273 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Birmingham (BHM) → Waterloo (ALO).

Distance:
692
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
692

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