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Distance between Tucson, AZ (TUS) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Flight distance from Tucson to Grand Canyon (Tucson International Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 273 miles / 440 kilometers / 238 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Tucson (TUS) to Grand Canyon (GCN) is 345 miles / 555 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 21 minutes.

Tucson – Grand Canyon

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273
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440
Kilometers
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238
Nautical miles

How far is Grand Canyon from Tucson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 273.313 miles
  • 439.855 kilometers
  • 237.503 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
  • 273.902 miles
  • 440.803 kilometers
  • 238.015 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 Tucson to Grand Canyon is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Tucson and Grand Canyon.

Tucson time to Grand Canyon time converter

Time in Tucson: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Grand Canyon: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Tucson to Grand Canyon generates about 65 kg of CO2 per passenger, 65 kilograms is equal to 144 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Tucson to Grand Canyon

Shortest flight path between Tucson International Airport (TUS) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

Airport information

Origin Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W
Destination Grand Canyon National Park Airport
City: Grand Canyon, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCN
ICAO Code: KGCN
Coordinates: 35°57′8″N, 112°8′49″W