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Distance between Seattle, WA (SEA) and Amsterdam (AMS)

Flight distance from Seattle to Amsterdam (Seattle–Tacoma International Airport – Amsterdam Airport Schiphol) is 4886 miles / 7864 kilometers / 4246 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path from Seattle to Amsterdam.

Shortest flight path between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS).

How far is Amsterdam from Seattle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Seattle and Amsterdam. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4886.246 miles
  • 7863.651 kilometers
  • 4246.032 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
  • 4871.556 miles
  • 7840.009 kilometers
  • 4233.266 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 Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W

B Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
City: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands Flag of Netherlands
IATA Code: AMS
ICAO Code: EHAM
Coordinates: 52°18′30″N, 4°45′50″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and Amsterdam is 9 hours. Amsterdam is 9 hours ahead of Seattle.

Time Difference

Seattle, WA

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Amsterdam

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 569 kg (1 255 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (SEA) → Amsterdam (AMS).

Distance:
4886
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4886

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