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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Flight distance from Atlanta to Grand Canyon (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 1579 miles / 2541 kilometers / 1372 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to Grand Canyon (GCN) is 1799 miles / 2895 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to Grand Canyon.

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

How far is Grand Canyon from Atlanta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Atlanta and Grand Canyon. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1578.987 miles
  • 2541.133 kilometers
  • 1372.102 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
  • 1575.576 miles
  • 2535.644 kilometers
  • 1369.138 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 Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

B Grand Canyon National Park Airport
City: Grand Canyon, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCN
ICAO Code: KGCN
Coordinates: 35°57′8″N, 112°8′49″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Atlanta and Grand Canyon is 3 hours. Grand Canyon is 3 hours behind Atlanta.

Time Difference

Atlanta, GA

 EDT

Grand Canyon, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 185 kg (407 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → Grand Canyon (GCN).

Distance:
1579
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1579

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