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Distance between Birmingham, AL (BHM) and Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)

Flight distance from Birmingham to Cedar Rapids (Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport – The Eastern Iowa Airport) is 635 miles / 1021 kilometers / 551 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Birmingham (BHM) to Cedar Rapids (CID) is 752 miles / 1211 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 38 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Birmingham to Cedar Rapids.

Shortest flight path between Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).

How far is Cedar Rapids from Birmingham?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 634.636 miles
  • 1021.347 kilometers
  • 551.483 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
  • 635.314 miles
  • 1022.438 kilometers
  • 552.072 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 The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Birmingham and Cedar Rapids.

Time Difference

Birmingham, AL

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Cedar Rapids, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (258 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Birmingham (BHM) → Cedar Rapids (CID).

Distance:
635
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
635

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