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Distance between Memphis, TN (MEM) and Anchorage, AK (ANC)

Flight distance from Memphis to Anchorage (Memphis International Airport – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) is 3153 miles / 5075 kilometers / 2740 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Memphis (MEM) to Anchorage (ANC) is 4026 miles / 6480 kilometers and travel time by car is about 77 hours 38 minutes.

Memphis – Anchorage

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3153
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5075
Kilometers
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2740
Nautical miles

How far is Anchorage from Memphis?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3153.252 miles
  • 5074.668 kilometers
  • 2740.101 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
  • 3147.165 miles
  • 5064.871 kilometers
  • 2734.812 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 Memphis International Airport to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport is 6 hours 28 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Memphis and Anchorage is 3 hours. Anchorage is 3 hours behind Memphis.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Memphis to Anchorage generates about 353 kg of CO2 per passenger, 353 kilograms is equal to 777 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Memphis to Anchorage

Shortest flight path between Memphis International Airport (MEM) and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC).

Airport information

Origin Memphis International Airport
City: Memphis, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MEM
ICAO Code: KMEM
Coordinates: 35°2′32″N, 89°58′36″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