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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Hughes, AK (HUS)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Hughes (Palm Beach International Airport – Hughes Airport (Alaska)) is 4108 miles / 6612 kilometers / 3570 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Hughes (HUS) is 5153 miles / 8293 kilometers and travel time by car is about 111 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Hughes Airport (Alaska) (HUS).

How far is Hughes from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4108.314 miles
  • 6611.691 kilometers
  • 3570.028 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
  • 4102.701 miles
  • 6602.657 kilometers
  • 3565.149 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 Hughes Airport (Alaska)
City: Hughes, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HUS
ICAO Code: PAHU
Coordinates: 66°2′27″N, 154°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Hughes is 4 hours. Hughes is 4 hours behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Hughes, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 470 kg (1 036 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Hughes (HUS).

Distance:
4108
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4108

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