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Distance between Seattle, WA (SEA) and Tucson, AZ (TUS)

Flight distance from Seattle to Tucson (Seattle–Tacoma International Airport – Tucson International Airport) is 1216 miles / 1956 kilometers / 1056 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (SEA) to Tucson (TUS) is 1613 miles / 2596 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 13 minutes.

Seattle – Tucson

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1216
Miles
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1956
Kilometers
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1056
Nautical miles

How far is Tucson from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1215.703 miles
  • 1956.484 kilometers
  • 1056.417 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
  • 1216.328 miles
  • 1957.491 kilometers
  • 1056.960 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 Tucson International Airport is 2 hours 48 minutes.

Time difference

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

On average flying from Seattle to Tucson generates about 162 kg of CO2 per passenger, 162 kilograms is equal to 357 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 Tucson

Shortest flight path between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and Tucson International Airport (TUS).

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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

Airlines flying from Seattle (SEA) to Tucson (TUS)

Alaska Airlines