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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Williston, ND (XWA)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Williston (Palm Beach International Airport – Williston Basin International Airport) is 1959 miles / 3154 kilometers / 1703 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Williston (XWA) is 2388 miles / 3843 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Williston Basin International Airport (XWA).

How far is Williston from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1959.496 miles
  • 3153.503 kilometers
  • 1702.755 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
  • 1959.650 miles
  • 3153.750 kilometers
  • 1702.889 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 Williston Basin International Airport
City: Williston, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: XWA
ICAO Code: KXWA
Coordinates: 48°15′30″N, 103°44′55″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Williston is 2 hours. Williston is 2 hours behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Williston, ND

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 214 kg (471 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Williston (XWA).

Distance:
1959
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1959

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