# Distance between Hibbing, MN (HIB) and Wales, AK (WAA)

Flight distance from Hibbing to Wales (Hibbing Range Regional Airport – Wales Airport (Alaska)) is 2921 miles / 4700 kilometers / 2538 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Hibbing (HIB) to Wales (WAA) is 3860 miles / 6212 kilometers and travel time by car is about 155 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hibbing Range Regional Airport (HIB) and Wales Airport (Alaska) (WAA).

## How far is Wales from Hibbing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2920.748 miles
• 4700.488 kilometers
• 2538.060 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
• 2911.954 miles
• 4686.336 kilometers
• 2530.419 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

City: Wales, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: WAA
ICAO Code: PAIW
Coordinates: 65°37′21″N, 168°5′42″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 325 kg (716 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hibbing (HIB) → Wales (WAA).

Distance:
2921
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2921

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