# Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and Sitka, AK (SIT)

Flight distance from Sioux City to Sitka (Sioux Gateway Airport – Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport) is 1980 miles / 3186 kilometers / 1720 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to Sitka (SIT) is 2811 miles / 4524 kilometers and travel time by car is about 63 hours 18 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Sioux City to Sitka.

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (SIT).

## How far is Sitka from Sioux City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sioux City and Sitka. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1979.685 miles
• 3185.994 kilometers
• 1720.299 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
• 1975.111 miles
• 3178.634 kilometers
• 1716.325 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 Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″W

B Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
City: Sitka, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: SIT
ICAO Code: PASI
Coordinates: 57°2′49″N, 135°21′43″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sioux City and Sitka is 3 hours. Sitka is 3 hours behind Sioux City.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 216 kg (476 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → Sitka (SIT).

Distance:
1980
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1980

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