# 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
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
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.

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## 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

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