# Distance between Portland, OR (PDX) and Castlegar (YCG)

Flight distance from Portland to Castlegar (Portland International Airport – West Kootenay Regional Airport) is 346 miles / 557 kilometers / 301 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Portland (PDX) to Castlegar (YCG) is 489 miles / 787 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 29 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Portland to Castlegar.

Shortest flight path between Portland International Airport (PDX) and West Kootenay Regional Airport (YCG).

## How far is Castlegar from Portland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Portland and Castlegar. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 345.938 miles
• 556.733 kilometers
• 300.612 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
• 345.507 miles
• 556.039 kilometers
• 300.237 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 Portland International Airport
City: Portland, OR
Country: United States
IATA Code: PDX
ICAO Code: KPDX
Coordinates: 45°35′19″N, 122°35′52″W

B West Kootenay Regional Airport
City: Castlegar
IATA Code: YCG
ICAO Code: CYCG
Coordinates: 49°17′47″N, 117°37′55″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Portland and Castlegar.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 76 kg (167 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Portland (PDX) → Castlegar (YCG).

Distance:
346
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
346

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