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Distance between Seattle, WA (SEA) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Flight distance from Seattle to Grand Canyon (Seattle–Tacoma International Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 950 miles / 1529 kilometers / 825 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (SEA) to Grand Canyon (GCN) is 1358 miles / 2185 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 3 minutes.

Seattle – Grand Canyon

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950
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1529
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825
Nautical miles

How far is Grand Canyon from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 949.903 miles
  • 1528.720 kilometers
  • 825.443 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
  • 949.919 miles
  • 1528.747 kilometers
  • 825.457 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 Seattle–Tacoma International Airport to Grand Canyon National Park Airport is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Seattle and Grand Canyon is 1 hour. Grand Canyon is 1 hour ahead of Seattle.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Seattle to Grand Canyon generates about 147 kg of CO2 per passenger, 147 kilograms is equal to 325 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to Grand Canyon

Shortest flight path between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

Airport information

Origin Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W
Destination 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