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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 5 hours 59 minutes.

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).

How far is Grand Canyon from Tucson?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Tucson and Grand Canyon. 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).

Airport information


A 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

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Tucson and Grand Canyon.

Time Difference

Tucson, AZ

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Grand Canyon, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (144 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tucson (TUS) → Grand Canyon (GCN).

Distance:
273
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
273

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