# Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Ketchikan, AK (KTN)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Ketchikan (Palm Beach International Airport – Ketchikan International Airport) is 3236 miles / 5207 kilometers / 2812 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Ketchikan (KTN) is 4008 miles / 6451 kilometers and travel time by car is about 75 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Ketchikan International Airport (KTN).

## How far is Ketchikan from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3235.545 miles
• 5207.106 kilometers
• 2811.612 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
• 3231.982 miles
• 5201.370 kilometers
• 2808.515 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
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

B Ketchikan International Airport
City: Ketchikan, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: KTN
ICAO Code: PAKT
Coordinates: 55°21′19″N, 131°42′38″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 363 kg (799 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Ketchikan (KTN).

Distance:
3236
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3236

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