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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Birmingham (Palm Beach International Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 619 miles / 996 kilometers / 538 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Birmingham (BHM) is 741 miles / 1192 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

How far is Birmingham from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 618.936 miles
  • 996.081 kilometers
  • 537.841 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
  • 619.549 miles
  • 997.067 kilometers
  • 538.373 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 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 West Palm Beach and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Birmingham, AL

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (254 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Birmingham (BHM).

Distance:
619
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
619

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