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Distance between Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) and Wales, AK (WAA)

Flight distance from Wichita Falls to Wales (Wichita Falls Regional Airport – Wales Airport (Alaska)) is 3535 miles / 5689 kilometers / 3072 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Wichita Falls (SPS) to Wales (WAA) is 4578 miles / 7368 kilometers and travel time by car is about 167 hours 27 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Wichita Falls Regional Airport (SPS) and Wales Airport (Alaska) (WAA).

How far is Wales from Wichita Falls?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3534.857 miles
  • 5688.801 kilometers
  • 3071.707 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
  • 3528.122 miles
  • 5677.963 kilometers
  • 3065.855 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 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 Wichita Falls and Wales is 3 hours. Wales is 3 hours behind Wichita Falls.

Time Difference

Wichita Falls, TX

 CST

Wales, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 399 kg (879 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wichita Falls (SPS) → Wales (WAA).

Distance:
3535
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3535

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