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Distance between Buffalo, NY (BUF) and Wales, AK (WAA)

Distance from Buffalo to Wales (Wales Airport (Alaska) – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 3561 miles / 5732 kilometers / 3095 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3561.458 miles
  • 5731.611 kilometers
  • 3094.822 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
  • 3551.481 miles
  • 5715.555 kilometers
  • 3086.153 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) to Wales Airport (Alaska) (WAA) is 7 hours 14 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Buffalo and Wales is 4 hours. Wales is 4 hours behind Buffalo.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 429 kg (946 pounds).

Airport information


A Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″W

B Wales Airport (Alaska)
City: Wales, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: WAA
ICAO Code: PAIW
Coordinates: 65°37′21″N, 168°5′42″W

Map

Buffalo to Wales flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buffalo (BUF) → Wales (WAA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3561

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