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Distance between St Martin (SFG) and Philipsburg (SXM)

Flight distance from St Martin to Philipsburg (Grand Case-Espérance Airport – Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport) is 6 miles / 9 kilometers / 5 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 30 minutes.

Driving distance from St Martin (SFG) to Philipsburg (SXM) is 8 miles / 13 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 minutes.

St Martin – Philipsburg

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How far is Philipsburg from St Martin?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5.734 miles
  • 9.228 kilometers
  • 4.983 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
  • 5.743 miles
  • 9.243 kilometers
  • 4.991 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Grand Case-Espérance Airport to Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport is 30 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between St Martin and Philipsburg.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from St Martin to Philipsburg generates about 26 kg of CO2 per passenger, 26 kilograms is equal to 57 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from St Martin to Philipsburg

Shortest flight path between Grand Case-Espérance Airport (SFG) and Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM).

Airport information

Origin Grand Case-Espérance Airport
City: St Martin
Country: Saint Martin Flag of Saint Martin
IATA Code: SFG
ICAO Code: TFFG
Coordinates: 18°5′59″N, 63°2′49″W
Destination Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport
City: Philipsburg
Country: Netherlands Antilles Flag of Netherlands Antilles
IATA Code: SXM
ICAO Code: TNCM
Coordinates: 18°2′27″N, 63°6′32″W