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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Bluefield (Palm Beach International Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 734 miles / 1181 kilometers / 638 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 53 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Bluefield (BLF) is 836 miles / 1346 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

How far is Bluefield from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 734.128 miles
  • 1181.465 kilometers
  • 637.940 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
  • 736.133 miles
  • 1184.692 kilometers
  • 639.682 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 Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between West Palm Beach and Bluefield.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

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Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 128 kg (283 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Bluefield (BLF).

Distance:
734
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
734

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