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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and Belfast (BHD)

Flight distance from Philadelphia to Belfast (Philadelphia International Airport – George Best Belfast City Airport) is 3271 miles / 5264 kilometers / 2842 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 41 minutes.

Map of flight path from Philadelphia to Belfast.

Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and George Best Belfast City Airport (BHD).

How far is Belfast from Philadelphia?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and Belfast. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3270.690 miles
  • 5263.665 kilometers
  • 2842.152 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
  • 3262.207 miles
  • 5250.013 kilometers
  • 2834.780 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 Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

B George Best Belfast City Airport
City: Belfast
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: BHD
ICAO Code: EGAC
Coordinates: 54°37′5″N, 5°52′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Philadelphia and Belfast is 4 hours. Belfast is 4 hours ahead of Philadelphia.

Time Difference

Philadelphia, PA

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Belfast

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 367 kg (809 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philadelphia (PHL) → Belfast (BHD).

Distance:
3271
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3271

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