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Distance between Yakutat, AK (YAK) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from Yakutat to Bluefield (Yakutat Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 2966 miles / 4773 kilometers / 2577 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Yakutat (YAK) to Bluefield (BLF) is 3828 miles / 6160 kilometers and travel time by car is about 85 hours 35 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Yakutat to Bluefield.

Shortest flight path between Yakutat Airport (YAK) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

How far is Bluefield from Yakutat?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Yakutat and Bluefield. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2965.888 miles
  • 4773.133 kilometers
  • 2577.286 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
  • 2959.513 miles
  • 4762.875 kilometers
  • 2571.747 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 Yakutat Airport
City: Yakutat, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: YAK
ICAO Code: PAYA
Coordinates: 59°30′11″N, 139°39′36″W

B Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Yakutat and Bluefield is 4 hours. Bluefield is 4 hours ahead of Yakutat.

Time Difference

Yakutat, AK

 AKST

Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 330 kg (728 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Yakutat (YAK) → Bluefield (BLF).

Distance:
2966
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2966

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