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Distance between Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) and Grand Island, NE (GRI)

Flight distance from Wichita Falls to Grand Island (Wichita Falls Regional Airport – Central Nebraska Regional Airport) is 481 miles / 775 kilometers / 418 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Wichita Falls (SPS) to Grand Island (GRI) is 572 miles / 921 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Wichita Falls to Grand Island.

Shortest flight path between Wichita Falls Regional Airport (SPS) and Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI).

How far is Grand Island from Wichita Falls?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Wichita Falls and Grand Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 481.384 miles
  • 774.712 kilometers
  • 418.311 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
  • 482.285 miles
  • 776.163 kilometers
  • 419.095 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 Wichita Falls Regional Airport
City: Wichita Falls, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SPS
ICAO Code: KSPS
Coordinates: 33°59′19″N, 98°29′30″W

B Central Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Grand Island, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GRI
ICAO Code: KGRI
Coordinates: 40°58′2″N, 98°18′34″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wichita Falls and Grand Island.

Time Difference

Wichita Falls, TX

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Grand Island, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (211 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wichita Falls (SPS) → Grand Island (GRI).

Distance:
481
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
481

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