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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Sitka, AK (SIT)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Sitka (Palm Beach International Airport – Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport) is 3402 miles / 5475 kilometers / 2956 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Sitka (SIT) is 4447 miles / 7157 kilometers and travel time by car is about 91 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (SIT).

How far is Sitka from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3401.730 miles
  • 5474.554 kilometers
  • 2956.023 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
  • 3397.790 miles
  • 5468.214 kilometers
  • 2952.599 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
City: Sitka, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SIT
ICAO Code: PASI
Coordinates: 57°2′49″N, 135°21′43″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Sitka is 4 hours. Sitka is 4 hours behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EDT

Sitka, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 383 kg (844 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Sitka (SIT).

Distance:
3402
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3402

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