# Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Modesto, CA (MOD)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Modesto (Palm Beach International Airport – Modesto City–County Airport) is 2489 miles / 4006 kilometers / 2163 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Modesto (MOD) is 2890 miles / 4651 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Modesto City–County Airport (MOD).

## How far is Modesto from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2488.954 miles
• 4005.583 kilometers
• 2162.842 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
• 2484.921 miles
• 3999.092 kilometers
• 2159.337 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 Modesto City–County Airport
City: Modesto, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: MOD
ICAO Code: KMOD
Coordinates: 37°37′32″N, 120°57′14″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Modesto is 3 hours. Modesto is 3 hours behind West Palm Beach.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 274 kg (604 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Modesto (MOD).

Distance:
2489
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2489

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