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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Bethel, AK (BET)

Flight distance from Salt Lake City to Bethel (Salt Lake City International Airport – Bethel Airport) is 2497 miles / 4019 kilometers / 2170 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 13 minutes.

Map of flight path from Salt Lake City to Bethel.

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Bethel Airport (BET).

How far is Bethel from Salt Lake City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Salt Lake City and Bethel. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2497.113 miles
  • 4018.715 kilometers
  • 2169.932 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
  • 2491.464 miles
  • 4009.623 kilometers
  • 2165.023 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 Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

B Bethel Airport
City: Bethel, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BET
ICAO Code: PABE
Coordinates: 60°46′47″N, 161°50′16″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Salt Lake City and Bethel is 2 hours. Bethel is 2 hours behind Salt Lake City.

Time Difference

Salt Lake City, UT

 MDT

Bethel, AK

 AKDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 275 kg (606 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → Bethel (BET).

Distance:
2497
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2497

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