# How far is Nome, AK, from Kotzebue, AK?

The distance between Kotzebue (Ralph Wien Memorial Airport) and Nome (Nome Airport) is 183 miles / 295 kilometers / 159 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kotzebue (OTZ) to Nome (OME) is 107 miles / 173 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 14 minutes.

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## Distance from Kotzebue to Nome

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kotzebue to Nome. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 183.315 miles
• 295.017 kilometers
• 159.296 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 182.768 miles
• 294.137 kilometers
• 158.821 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Kotzebue to Nome?

The estimated flight time from Ralph Wien Memorial Airport to Nome Airport is 50 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ) and Nome Airport (OME)

On average, flying from Kotzebue to Nome generates about 52 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 52 kilograms equals 115 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kotzebue to Nome

See the map of the shortest flight path between Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ) and Nome Airport (OME).

## Airport information

Origin Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
City: Kotzebue, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: OTZ
ICAO Code: PAOT
Coordinates: 66°53′4″N, 162°35′56″W
Destination Nome Airport
City: Nome, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: OME
ICAO Code: PAOM
Coordinates: 64°30′43″N, 165°26′42″W