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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Buffalo (Palm Beach International Airport – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 1123 miles / 1808 kilometers / 976 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Buffalo (BUF) is 1324 miles / 2131 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).

How far is Buffalo from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1123.327 miles
  • 1807.819 kilometers
  • 976.144 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
  • 1125.888 miles
  • 1811.941 kilometers
  • 978.370 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 Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

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Buffalo, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Buffalo (BUF).

Distance:
1123
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1123

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