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Distance between Nashville, TN (BNA) and Brownsville, TX (BRO)

Flight distance from Nashville to Brownsville (Nashville International Airport – Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport) is 948 miles / 1526 kilometers / 824 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Nashville (BNA) to Brownsville (BRO) is 1148 miles / 1847 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Nashville to Brownsville.

Shortest flight path between Nashville International Airport (BNA) and Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (BRO).

How far is Brownsville from Nashville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Nashville and Brownsville. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 948.472 miles
  • 1526.417 kilometers
  • 824.199 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
  • 949.147 miles
  • 1527.503 kilometers
  • 824.786 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 Nashville International Airport
City: Nashville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BNA
ICAO Code: KBNA
Coordinates: 36°7′28″N, 86°40′41″W

B Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport
City: Brownsville, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRO
ICAO Code: KBRO
Coordinates: 25°54′24″N, 97°25′33″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Nashville and Brownsville.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (325 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Nashville (BNA) → Brownsville (BRO).

Distance:
948
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
948

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