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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Abilene, TX (ABI)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Abilene (Palm Beach International Airport – Abilene Regional Airport) is 1242 miles / 1998 kilometers / 1079 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Abilene (ABI) is 1424 miles / 2291 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 32 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Abilene.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Abilene Regional Airport (ABI).

How far is Abilene from West Palm Beach?

There are several ways to calculate distances between West Palm Beach and Abilene. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1241.543 miles
  • 1998.069 kilometers
  • 1078.871 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
  • 1239.784 miles
  • 1995.240 kilometers
  • 1077.343 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

B Abilene Regional Airport
City: Abilene, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABI
ICAO Code: KABI
Coordinates: 32°24′40″N, 99°40′54″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Abilene is 1 hour. Abilene is 1 hour behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Abilene, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Abilene (ABI).

Distance:
1242
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1242

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