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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Brownsville, TX (BRO)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Brownsville (Palm Beach International Airport – Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport) is 1076 miles / 1732 kilometers / 935 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Brownsville (BRO) is 1488 miles / 2394 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (BRO).

How far is Brownsville from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1075.920 miles
  • 1731.525 kilometers
  • 934.949 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
  • 1074.026 miles
  • 1728.477 kilometers
  • 933.303 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 Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport
City: Brownsville, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRO
ICAO Code: KBRO
Coordinates: 25°54′24″N, 97°25′33″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Brownsville, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 155 kg (343 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Brownsville (BRO).

Distance:
1076
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1076

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