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Distance between Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) and Block Island, RI (BID)

Flight distance from Fort Lauderdale to Block Island (Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport – Block Island State Airport) is 1150 miles / 1851 kilometers / 1000 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Block Island (BID) is 1443 miles / 2322 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fort Lauderdale to Block Island.

Shortest flight path between Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Block Island State Airport (BID).

How far is Block Island from Fort Lauderdale?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Fort Lauderdale and Block Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1150.411 miles
  • 1851.406 kilometers
  • 999.680 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
  • 1152.314 miles
  • 1854.470 kilometers
  • 1001.334 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 Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″W

B Block Island State Airport
City: Block Island, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BID
ICAO Code: KBID
Coordinates: 41°10′5″N, 71°34′40″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fort Lauderdale and Block Island.

Time Difference

Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Block Island, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (351 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fort Lauderdale (FLL) → Block Island (BID).

Distance:
1150
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1150

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