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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Santa Ana, CA (SNA)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Santa Ana (Palm Beach International Airport – Orange County John Wayne Airport) is 2298 miles / 3698 kilometers / 1997 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Santa Ana (SNA) is 2654 miles / 4272 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Orange County John Wayne Airport (SNA).

How far is Santa Ana from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2298.017 miles
  • 3698.300 kilometers
  • 1996.922 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
  • 2294.016 miles
  • 3691.861 kilometers
  • 1993.446 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 Orange County John Wayne Airport
City: Santa Ana, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SNA
ICAO Code: KSNA
Coordinates: 33°40′32″N, 117°52′4″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Santa Ana, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 252 kg (555 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Santa Ana (SNA).

Distance:
2298
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2298

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