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How far is Fort Lauderdale, FL, from Seattle, WA?

The distance between Seattle (Seattle–Tacoma International Airport) and Fort Lauderdale (Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport) is 2717 miles / 4372 kilometers / 2361 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 5 hours and 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (SEA) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is 3314 miles / 5334 kilometers and travel time by car is about 58 hours 42 minutes.

Seattle–Tacoma International Airport – Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport

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2717
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4372
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2361
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Distance from Seattle to Fort Lauderdale

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Seattle to Fort Lauderdale. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2716.734 miles
  • 4372.159 kilometers
  • 2360.777 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
  • 2713.909 miles
  • 4367.614 kilometers
  • 2358.323 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 Seattle to Fort Lauderdale?

The estimated flight time from Seattle–Tacoma International Airport to Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport is 5 hours and 38 minutes.

What is the time difference between Seattle and Fort Lauderdale?

The time difference between Seattle and Fort Lauderdale is 3 hours. Fort Lauderdale is 3 hours ahead of Seattle.

Flight carbon footprint between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL)

On average, flying from Seattle to Fort Lauderdale generates about 301 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 301 kilograms equals 663 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to Fort Lauderdale

Shortest flight path between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″W

Airlines flying from Seattle (SEA) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL)

Alaska Airlines