# Distance between Valparaiso, FL (VPS) and Akutan, AK (KQA)

Flight distance from Valparaiso to Akutan (Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport – Akutan Seaplane Base) is 4130 miles / 6647 kilometers / 3589 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 19 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Valparaiso to Akutan.

Shortest flight path between Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) and Akutan Seaplane Base (KQA).

## How far is Akutan from Valparaiso?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Valparaiso and Akutan. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 4130.150 miles
• 6646.832 kilometers
• 3589.002 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
• 4121.844 miles
• 6633.465 kilometers
• 3581.784 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 Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport
City: Valparaiso, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: VPS
ICAO Code: KVPS
Coordinates: 30°28′59″N, 86°31′31″W

B Akutan Seaplane Base
City: Akutan, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: KQA
ICAO Code: KQA
Coordinates: 54°7′56″N, 165°47′6″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Valparaiso and Akutan is 3 hours. Akutan is 3 hours behind Valparaiso.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 473 kg (1 042 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Valparaiso (VPS) → Akutan (KQA).

Distance:
4130
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4130

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