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Distance between Honolulu, HI (HNL) and Grand Island, NE (GRI)

Flight distance from Honolulu to Grand Island (Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport – Central Nebraska Regional Airport) is 3705 miles / 5962 kilometers / 3219 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path from Honolulu to Grand Island.

Shortest flight path between Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI).

How far is Grand Island from Honolulu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3704.678 miles
  • 5962.102 kilometers
  • 3219.277 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
  • 3699.674 miles
  • 5954.048 kilometers
  • 3214.929 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 Central Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Grand Island, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GRI
ICAO Code: KGRI
Coordinates: 40°58′2″N, 98°18′34″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Honolulu and Grand Island is 4 hours. Grand Island is 4 hours ahead of Honolulu.

Time Difference

Honolulu, HI

 HST

Grand Island, NE

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 420 kg (925 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Honolulu (HNL) → Grand Island (GRI).

Distance:
3705
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3705

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