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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Distance from Washington D.C. to Grand Canyon (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 1930 miles / 3106 kilometers / 1677 nautical miles.

How far is Grand Canyon from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1930.008 miles
  • 3106.047 kilometers
  • 1677.131 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
  • 1925.559 miles
  • 3098.887 kilometers
  • 1673.265 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN) is 4 hours 9 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Grand Canyon is 3 hours. Grand Canyon is 3 hours behind Washington D.C..

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 213 kg (469 pounds).

Airport information


A Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DCA
ICAO Code: KDCA
Coordinates: 38°51′7″N, 77°2′15″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

Washington D.C. to Grand Canyon flight path

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Grand Canyon (GCN).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1930

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