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Distance between Denver, CO (DEN) and Phoenix, AZ (PHX)

Flight distance from Denver to Phoenix (Denver International Airport – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport) is 602 miles / 969 kilometers / 523 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Denver (DEN) to Phoenix (PHX) is 874 miles / 1406 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 44 minutes.

Denver – Phoenix

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602
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969
Kilometers
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523
Nautical miles

How far is Phoenix from Denver?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 601.799 miles
  • 968.501 kilometers
  • 522.949 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
  • 601.822 miles
  • 968.539 kilometers
  • 522.969 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Denver and Phoenix.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Denver to Phoenix generates about 113 kg of CO2 per passenger, 113 kilograms is equal to 249 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 Phoenix

Shortest flight path between Denver International Airport (DEN) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W