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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Grand Canyon (Palm Beach International Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 1990 miles / 3202 kilometers / 1729 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Grand Canyon (GCN) is 2291 miles / 3687 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 48 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Grand Canyon.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

How far is Grand Canyon from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1989.734 miles
  • 3202.166 kilometers
  • 1729.031 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
  • 1986.720 miles
  • 3197.316 kilometers
  • 1726.413 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″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 West Palm Beach and Grand Canyon is 2 hours. Grand Canyon is 2 hours behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Grand Canyon, AZ

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 217 kg (478 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Grand Canyon (GCN).

Distance:
1990
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1990

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