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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Joplin, MO (JLN)

Flight distance from Salt Lake City to Joplin (Salt Lake City International Airport – Joplin Regional Airport) is 972 miles / 1565 kilometers / 845 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Joplin (JLN) is 1228 miles / 1977 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 17 minutes.

Salt Lake City – Joplin

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972
Miles
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1565
Kilometers
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845
Nautical miles

How far is Joplin from Salt Lake City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 972.276 miles
  • 1564.727 kilometers
  • 844.885 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
  • 970.167 miles
  • 1561.333 kilometers
  • 843.052 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 Salt Lake City International Airport to Joplin Regional Airport is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Salt Lake City and Joplin is 1 hour. Joplin is 1 hour ahead of Salt Lake City.
Salt Lake City time to Joplin time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Salt Lake City to Joplin generates about 149 kg of CO2 per passenger, 149 kilograms is equal to 328 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Salt Lake City to Joplin

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Joplin Regional Airport (JLN).

Airport information

Origin Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W
Destination Joplin Regional Airport
City: Joplin, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JLN
ICAO Code: KJLN
Coordinates: 37°9′6″N, 94°29′53″W