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Distance between Gainesville, FL (GNV) and West Palm Beach, FL (PBI)

Flight distance from Gainesville to West Palm Beach (Gainesville Regional Airport – Palm Beach International Airport) is 246 miles / 396 kilometers / 214 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Gainesville (GNV) to West Palm Beach (PBI) is 276 miles / 444 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 53 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Gainesville to West Palm Beach.

Shortest flight path between Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) and Palm Beach International Airport (PBI).

How far is West Palm Beach from Gainesville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Gainesville and West Palm Beach. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 245.960 miles
  • 395.834 kilometers
  • 213.733 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
  • 246.413 miles
  • 396.563 kilometers
  • 214.127 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 Gainesville Regional Airport
City: Gainesville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GNV
ICAO Code: KGNV
Coordinates: 29°41′24″N, 82°16′18″W

B Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Gainesville and West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

Gainesville, FL

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West Palm Beach, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (135 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Gainesville (GNV) → West Palm Beach (PBI).

Distance:
246
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
246

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