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Distance between Roanoke, VA (ROA) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from Roanoke to Bluefield (Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 68 miles / 109 kilometers / 59 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Roanoke (ROA) to Bluefield (BLF) is 98 miles / 158 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 4 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Roanoke to Bluefield.

Shortest flight path between Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

How far is Bluefield from Roanoke?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Roanoke and Bluefield. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 67.910 miles
  • 109.290 kilometers
  • 59.012 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
  • 67.751 miles
  • 109.034 kilometers
  • 58.874 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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport
City: Roanoke, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROA
ICAO Code: KROA
Coordinates: 37°19′31″N, 79°58′31″W

B Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Roanoke and Bluefield.

Time Difference

Roanoke, VA

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Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 35 kg (77 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Roanoke (ROA) → Bluefield (BLF).

Distance:
68
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
68

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