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Distance between Indianapolis, IN (IND) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from Indianapolis to Bluefield (Indianapolis International Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 322 miles / 519 kilometers / 280 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Indianapolis (IND) to Bluefield (BLF) is 427 miles / 687 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Indianapolis to Bluefield.

Shortest flight path between Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

How far is Bluefield from Indianapolis?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Indianapolis and Bluefield. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 322.262 miles
  • 518.630 kilometers
  • 280.038 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
  • 321.841 miles
  • 517.952 kilometers
  • 279.672 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 Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W

B Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Indianapolis and Bluefield.

Time Difference

Indianapolis, IN

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Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 72 kg (160 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Indianapolis (IND) → Bluefield (BLF).

Distance:
322
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
322

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