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Distance between Honolulu, HI (HNL) and Seattle, WA (BFI)

Flight distance from Honolulu to Seattle (Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport – Seattle Boeing Field) is 2680 miles / 4313 kilometers / 2329 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 34 minutes.

Map of flight path from Honolulu to Seattle.

Shortest flight path between Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and Seattle Boeing Field (BFI).

How far is Seattle from Honolulu?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Honolulu and Seattle. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2680.236 miles
  • 4313.422 kilometers
  • 2329.062 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
  • 2679.905 miles
  • 4312.889 kilometers
  • 2328.774 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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

B Seattle Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Honolulu and Seattle is 2 hours. Seattle is 2 hours ahead of Honolulu.

Time Difference

Honolulu, HI

 HST

Seattle, WA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 296 kg (653 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Honolulu (HNL) → Seattle (BFI).

Distance:
2680
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2680

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