# Distance between Hibbing, MN (HIB) and Kotzebue, AK (OTZ)

Flight distance from Hibbing to Kotzebue (Hibbing Range Regional Airport – Ralph Wien Memorial Airport) is 2755 miles / 4433 kilometers / 2394 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Hibbing (HIB) to Kotzebue (OTZ) is 3757 miles / 6047 kilometers and travel time by car is about 140 hours 31 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Hibbing to Kotzebue.

Shortest flight path between Hibbing Range Regional Airport (HIB) and Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ).

## How far is Kotzebue from Hibbing?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Hibbing and Kotzebue. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2754.785 miles
• 4433.397 kilometers
• 2393.843 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
• 2746.669 miles
• 4420.335 kilometers
• 2386.790 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 Hibbing Range Regional Airport
City: Hibbing, MN
Country: United States
IATA Code: HIB
ICAO Code: KHIB
Coordinates: 47°23′11″N, 92°50′20″W

B Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
City: Kotzebue, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: OTZ
ICAO Code: PAOT
Coordinates: 66°53′4″N, 162°35′56″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Hibbing and Kotzebue is 3 hours. Kotzebue is 3 hours behind Hibbing.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 305 kg (673 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hibbing (HIB) → Kotzebue (OTZ).

Distance:
2755
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2755

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