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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and Montego Bay (MBJ)

Flight distance from Philadelphia to Montego Bay (Philadelphia International Airport – Sangster International Airport) is 1480 miles / 2382 kilometers / 1286 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 18 minutes.

Map of flight path from Philadelphia to Montego Bay.

Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Sangster International Airport (MBJ).

How far is Montego Bay from Philadelphia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1480.398 miles
  • 2382.470 kilometers
  • 1286.431 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
  • 1484.977 miles
  • 2389.839 kilometers
  • 1290.410 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 Sangster International Airport
City: Montego Bay
Country: Jamaica Flag of Jamaica
IATA Code: MBJ
ICAO Code: MKJS
Coordinates: 18°30′13″N, 77°54′48″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Philadelphia and Montego Bay.

Time Difference

Philadelphia, PA

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Montego Bay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 178 kg (393 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philadelphia (PHL) → Montego Bay (MBJ).

Distance:
1480
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1480

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