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Distance between Kingston (KIN) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Flight distance from Kingston to Birmingham (Norman Manley International Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 1241 miles / 1997 kilometers / 1078 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path from Kingston to Birmingham.

Shortest flight path between Norman Manley International Airport (KIN) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

How far is Birmingham from Kingston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kingston and Birmingham. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1240.594 miles
  • 1996.542 kilometers
  • 1078.046 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
  • 1243.481 miles
  • 2001.189 kilometers
  • 1080.556 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 Norman Manley International Airport
City: Kingston
Country: Jamaica Flag of Jamaica
IATA Code: KIN
ICAO Code: MKJP
Coordinates: 17°56′8″N, 76°47′14″W

B Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kingston and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind Kingston.

Time Difference

Kingston

 EST

Birmingham, AL

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kingston (KIN) → Birmingham (BHM).

Distance:
1241
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1241

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