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Distance between Salina, KS (SLN) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from Salina to Bluefield (Salina Regional Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 902 miles / 1451 kilometers / 783 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Salina (SLN) to Bluefield (BLF) is 1045 miles / 1681 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Salina to Bluefield.

Shortest flight path between Salina Regional Airport (SLN) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

How far is Bluefield from Salina?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Salina and Bluefield. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 901.625 miles
  • 1451.024 kilometers
  • 783.490 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
  • 899.521 miles
  • 1447.638 kilometers
  • 781.662 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 Salina Regional Airport
City: Salina, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLN
ICAO Code: KSLN
Coordinates: 38°47′27″N, 97°39′7″W

B Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Salina and Bluefield is 1 hour. Bluefield is 1 hour ahead of Salina.

Time Difference

Salina, KS

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Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (317 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salina (SLN) → Bluefield (BLF).

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

Total frequent flyer miles:
902

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