# 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
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
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.

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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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