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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Kansas City, MO (MCI)

Flight distance from Salt Lake City to Kansas City (Salt Lake City International Airport – Kansas City International Airport) is 920 miles / 1480 kilometers / 799 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Kansas City (MCI) is 1060 miles / 1706 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 5 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Kansas City International Airport (MCI).

How far is Kansas City from Salt Lake City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 919.729 miles
  • 1480.160 kilometers
  • 799.222 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
  • 917.473 miles
  • 1476.529 kilometers
  • 797.262 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 Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Salt Lake City, UT

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Kansas City, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 145 kg (320 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → Kansas City (MCI).

Distance:
920
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
920

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