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

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

Driving distance from Phoenix (PHX) to Denver (DEN) is 875 miles / 1408 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 43 minutes.

Phoenix – Denver

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602
Miles
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969
Kilometers
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523
Nautical miles

How far is Denver from Phoenix?

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).

How long does it take to fly from Phoenix to Denver?

Estimated flight time from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Denver International Airport is 1 hour 38 minutes.

What is the time difference between Phoenix and Denver?

The time difference between Phoenix and Denver is 1 hour. Denver is 1 hour ahead of Phoenix.
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Flight carbon footprint between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and Denver International Airport (DEN)

On average flying from Phoenix to Denver 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 Phoenix to Denver

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

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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