Map of flight path from Philipsburg to Block Island.
Shortest flight path between Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) and Block Island State Airport (BID).
How far is Block Island from Philipsburg?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Philipsburg and Block Island. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1670.461 miles
- 2688.347 kilometers
- 1451.591 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
- 1674.850 miles
- 2695.410 kilometers
- 1455.405 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).
|A||Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport|
|B||Block Island State Airport|
|City:||Block Island, RI|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Philipsburg and Block Island is 1 hour. Block Island is 1 hour behind Philipsburg.
Block Island, RI
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 191 kg (420 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Philipsburg (SXM) → Block Island (BID).