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Distance between Shreveport, LA (SHV) and Wales, AK (WAA)

Flight distance from Shreveport to Wales (Shreveport Regional Airport – Wales Airport (Alaska)) is 3761 miles / 6052 kilometers / 3268 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Shreveport (SHV) to Wales (WAA) is 4832 miles / 7777 kilometers and travel time by car is about 172 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shreveport to Wales.

Shortest flight path between Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV) and Wales Airport (Alaska) (WAA).

How far is Wales from Shreveport?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Shreveport and Wales. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3760.820 miles
  • 6052.453 kilometers
  • 3268.063 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
  • 3753.856 miles
  • 6041.245 kilometers
  • 3262.011 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 Shreveport Regional Airport
City: Shreveport, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHV
ICAO Code: KSHV
Coordinates: 32°26′47″N, 93°49′32″W

B Wales Airport (Alaska)
City: Wales, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: WAA
ICAO Code: PAIW
Coordinates: 65°37′21″N, 168°5′42″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shreveport and Wales is 3 hours. Wales is 3 hours behind Shreveport.

Time Difference

Shreveport, LA

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Wales, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 427 kg (941 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shreveport (SHV) → Wales (WAA).

Distance:
3761
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3761

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