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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Ketchikan, AK (KTN)

Flight distance from Salt Lake City to Ketchikan (Salt Lake City International Airport – Ketchikan International Airport) is 1350 miles / 2172 kilometers / 1173 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Ketchikan (KTN) is 1866 miles / 3003 kilometers and travel time by car is about 39 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Ketchikan International Airport (KTN).

How far is Ketchikan from Salt Lake City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Salt Lake City and Ketchikan. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1349.793 miles
  • 2172.282 kilometers
  • 1172.938 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
  • 1348.055 miles
  • 2169.484 kilometers
  • 1171.428 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 Ketchikan International Airport
City: Ketchikan, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KTN
ICAO Code: PAKT
Coordinates: 55°21′19″N, 131°42′38″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Salt Lake City and Ketchikan is 2 hours. Ketchikan is 2 hours behind Salt Lake City.

Time Difference

Salt Lake City, UT

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Ketchikan, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (375 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → Ketchikan (KTN).

Distance:
1350
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1350

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