# 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
IATA Code: SPS
ICAO Code: KSPS
Coordinates: 33°59′19″N, 98°29′30″W

City: Wales, AK
Country: 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.

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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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