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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Carlsbad, NM (CNM)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Carlsbad (Palm Beach International Airport – Cavern City Air Terminal) is 1503 miles / 2420 kilometers / 1306 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Carlsbad (CNM) is 1769 miles / 2847 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Cavern City Air Terminal (CNM).

How far is Carlsbad from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1503.483 miles
  • 2419.622 kilometers
  • 1306.491 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
  • 1501.098 miles
  • 2415.782 kilometers
  • 1304.418 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 Cavern City Air Terminal
City: Carlsbad, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CNM
ICAO Code: KCNM
Coordinates: 32°20′15″N, 104°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Carlsbad is 2 hours. Carlsbad is 2 hours behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Carlsbad, NM

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 180 kg (396 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Carlsbad (CNM).

Distance:
1503
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1503

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