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Distance between Denver, CO (DEN) and Anchorage, AK (ANC)

Flight distance from Denver to Anchorage (Denver International Airport – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) is 2405 miles / 3871 kilometers / 2090 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Denver (DEN) to Anchorage (ANC) is 3217 miles / 5177 kilometers and travel time by car is about 62 hours 16 minutes.

Denver – Anchorage

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2405
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3871
Kilometers
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2090
Nautical miles

How far is Anchorage from Denver?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2405.320 miles
  • 3870.988 kilometers
  • 2090.166 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
  • 2400.392 miles
  • 3863.057 kilometers
  • 2085.884 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 Denver International Airport to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport is 5 hours 3 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Denver and Anchorage is 2 hours. Anchorage is 2 hours behind Denver.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Denver to Anchorage generates about 264 kg of CO2 per passenger, 264 kilograms is equal to 582 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Denver to Anchorage

Shortest flight path between Denver International Airport (DEN) and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC).

Airport information

Origin Denver International Airport
City: Denver, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DEN
ICAO Code: KDEN
Coordinates: 39°51′42″N, 104°40′22″W
Destination Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W

Airlines flying from Denver (DEN) to Anchorage (ANC)

United Airlines