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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Gainesville, FL (GNV)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Gainesville (Palm Beach International Airport – Gainesville Regional Airport) is 246 miles / 396 kilometers / 214 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Gainesville (GNV) is 277 miles / 446 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV).

How far is Gainesville from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 245.960 miles
  • 395.834 kilometers
  • 213.733 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
  • 246.413 miles
  • 396.563 kilometers
  • 214.127 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 Gainesville Regional Airport
City: Gainesville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GNV
ICAO Code: KGNV
Coordinates: 29°41′24″N, 82°16′18″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

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Gainesville, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (135 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Gainesville (GNV).

Distance:
246
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
246

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