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Distance between Orlando, FL (MCO) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Flight distance from Orlando to Birmingham (Orlando International Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 479 miles / 771 kilometers / 416 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Orlando (MCO) to Birmingham (BHM) is 590 miles / 949 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 12 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Orlando to Birmingham.

Shortest flight path between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

How far is Birmingham from Orlando?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 478.857 miles
  • 770.646 kilometers
  • 416.115 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
  • 479.189 miles
  • 771.179 kilometers
  • 416.403 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 Orlando International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCO
ICAO Code: KMCO
Coordinates: 28°25′45″N, 81°18′32″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 Orlando and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind Orlando.

Time Difference

Orlando, FL

 EST

Birmingham, AL

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (211 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Orlando (MCO) → Birmingham (BHM).

Distance:
479
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
479

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