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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Seattle, WA (SEA)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Seattle (Palm Beach International Airport – Seattle–Tacoma International Airport) is 2690 miles / 4329 kilometers / 2338 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Seattle (SEA) is 3269 miles / 5261 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA).

How far is Seattle from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2690.185 miles
  • 4329.432 kilometers
  • 2337.706 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
  • 2687.190 miles
  • 4324.614 kilometers
  • 2335.105 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 Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

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Seattle, WA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 297 kg (656 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Seattle (SEA).

Distance:
2690
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2690

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