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Distance between Fort Myers, FL (RSW) and Block Island, RI (BID)

Flight distance from Fort Myers to Block Island (Southwest Florida International Airport – Block Island State Airport) is 1164 miles / 1873 kilometers / 1011 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Fort Myers (RSW) to Block Island (BID) is 1443 miles / 2322 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 42 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fort Myers to Block Island.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) and Block Island State Airport (BID).

How far is Block Island from Fort Myers?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Fort Myers and Block Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1163.994 miles
  • 1873.267 kilometers
  • 1011.483 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
  • 1165.523 miles
  • 1875.727 kilometers
  • 1012.812 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 Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RSW
ICAO Code: KRSW
Coordinates: 26°32′10″N, 81°45′18″W

B Block Island State Airport
City: Block Island, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BID
ICAO Code: KBID
Coordinates: 41°10′5″N, 71°34′40″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fort Myers and Block Island.

Time Difference

Fort Myers, FL

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Block Island, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (352 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fort Myers (RSW) → Block Island (BID).

Distance:
1164
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1164

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