# How far is Bedford, MA, from Providence, RI?

The distance between Providence (Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport) and Bedford (Hanscom Field) is 51 miles / 83 kilometers / 45 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Providence (PVD) to Bedford (BED) is 66 miles / 107 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 1 hour 38 minutes.

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## Distance from Providence to Bedford

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Providence to Bedford. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 51.341 miles
• 82.625 kilometers
• 44.614 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 51.393 miles
• 82.709 kilometers
• 44.659 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Providence to Bedford?

The estimated flight time from Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport to Hanscom Field is 35 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) and Hanscom Field (BED)

On average, flying from Providence to Bedford generates about 33 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 33 kilograms equals 72 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Providence to Bedford

See the map of the shortest flight path between Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) and Hanscom Field (BED).

## Airport information

Origin Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″W
Destination Hanscom Field
City: Bedford, MA
Country: United States
IATA Code: BED
ICAO Code: KBED
Coordinates: 42°28′12″N, 71°17′20″W