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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and State College, PA (SCE)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to State College (Palm Beach International Airport – University Park Airport) is 985 miles / 1585 kilometers / 856 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to State College (SCE) is 1184 miles / 1906 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and University Park Airport (SCE).

How far is State College from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 984.793 miles
  • 1584.871 kilometers
  • 855.762 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
  • 987.155 miles
  • 1588.672 kilometers
  • 857.814 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 University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between West Palm Beach and State College.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

State College, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (330 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → State College (SCE).

Distance:
985
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
985

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