Air Miles Calculator

Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Kansas City, MO (MCI)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Kansas City (Palm Beach International Airport – Kansas City International Airport) is 1212 miles / 1950 kilometers / 1053 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Kansas City (MCI) is 1420 miles / 2285 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Kansas City International Airport (MCI).

How far is Kansas City from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1211.880 miles
  • 1950.332 kilometers
  • 1053.095 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
  • 1212.268 miles
  • 1950.957 kilometers
  • 1053.432 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 Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Kansas City is 1 hour. Kansas City is 1 hour behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Kansas City, MO

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Kansas City (MCI).

Distance:
1212
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1212

Round trip?