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Distance between Georgetown (GCM) and Block Island, RI (BID)

Flight distance from Georgetown to Block Island (Owen Roberts International Airport – Block Island State Airport) is 1614 miles / 2597 kilometers / 1402 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path from Georgetown to Block Island.

Shortest flight path between Owen Roberts International Airport (GCM) and Block Island State Airport (BID).

How far is Block Island from Georgetown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1613.803 miles
  • 2597.165 kilometers
  • 1402.357 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
  • 1617.614 miles
  • 2603.297 kilometers
  • 1405.668 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 Owen Roberts International Airport
City: Georgetown
Country: Cayman Islands Flag of Cayman Islands
IATA Code: GCM
ICAO Code: MWCR
Coordinates: 19°17′34″N, 81°21′27″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 Georgetown and Block Island.

Time Difference

Georgetown

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Block Island, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 187 kg (412 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Georgetown (GCM) → Block Island (BID).

Distance:
1614
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1614

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