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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Flight distance from Louisville to Grand Canyon (Louisville International Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 1463 miles / 2354 kilometers / 1271 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Grand Canyon (GCN) is 1706 miles / 2746 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Grand Canyon.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

How far is Grand Canyon from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1462.605 miles
  • 2353.835 kilometers
  • 1270.969 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
  • 1459.263 miles
  • 2348.456 kilometers
  • 1268.065 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 Louisville International Airport
City: Louisville, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SDF
ICAO Code: KSDF
Coordinates: 38°10′27″N, 85°44′9″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 Louisville and Grand Canyon is 3 hours. Grand Canyon is 3 hours behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Grand Canyon, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 177 kg (390 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Grand Canyon (GCN).

Distance:
1463
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1463

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