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Distance between Seattle, WA (SEA) and Phoenix, AZ (PHX)

Flight distance from Seattle to Phoenix (Seattle–Tacoma International Airport – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport) is 1107 miles / 1781 kilometers / 962 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (SEA) to Phoenix (PHX) is 1496 miles / 2408 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 7 minutes.

Seattle – Phoenix

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1107
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1781
Kilometers
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962
Nautical miles

How far is Phoenix from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1106.683 miles
  • 1781.033 kilometers
  • 961.681 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
  • 1107.175 miles
  • 1781.826 kilometers
  • 962.109 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is 2 hours 35 minutes.

Time difference

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

On average flying from Seattle to Phoenix generates about 157 kg of CO2 per passenger, 157 kilograms is equal to 346 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 Phoenix

Shortest flight path between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

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 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

Airlines flying from Seattle (SEA) to Phoenix (PHX)

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