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Distance between Arctic Bay (YAB) and Fort Nelson (YYE)

Flight distance from Arctic Bay to Fort Nelson (Arctic Bay Airport – Fort Nelson Airport) is 1403 miles / 2258 kilometers / 1219 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path from Arctic Bay to Fort Nelson.

Shortest flight path between Arctic Bay Airport (YAB) and Fort Nelson Airport (YYE).

How far is Fort Nelson from Arctic Bay?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Arctic Bay and Fort Nelson. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1403.320 miles
  • 2258.424 kilometers
  • 1219.452 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
  • 1398.655 miles
  • 2250.917 kilometers
  • 1215.398 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 Arctic Bay Airport
City: Arctic Bay
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YAB
ICAO Code: CYAB
Coordinates: 73°0′20″N, 85°2′33″W

B Fort Nelson Airport
City: Fort Nelson
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YYE
ICAO Code: CYYE
Coordinates: 58°50′11″N, 122°35′49″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Arctic Bay and Fort Nelson is 2 hours. Fort Nelson is 2 hours behind Arctic Bay.

Time Difference

Arctic Bay

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Fort Nelson

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (382 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Arctic Bay (YAB) → Fort Nelson (YYE).

Distance:
1403
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1403

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