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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 20 hours 0 minutes.

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).

How far is Joplin from Salt Lake City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Salt Lake City and Joplin. 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).

Airport information


A 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

B 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Joplin, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → Joplin (JLN).

Distance:
972
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
972

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