# Distance between Arctic Bay (YAB) and Grande Prairie (YQU)

Flight distance from Arctic Bay to Grande Prairie (Arctic Bay Airport – Grande Prairie Airport) is 1561 miles / 2512 kilometers / 1356 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 27 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Arctic Bay to Grande Prairie.

Shortest flight path between Arctic Bay Airport (YAB) and Grande Prairie Airport (YQU).

## How far is Grande Prairie from Arctic Bay?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Arctic Bay and Grande Prairie. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1560.948 miles
• 2512.102 kilometers
• 1356.427 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
• 1556.311 miles
• 2504.640 kilometers
• 1352.398 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 Arctic Bay Airport
City: Arctic Bay
IATA Code: YAB
ICAO Code: CYAB
Coordinates: 73°0′20″N, 85°2′33″W

B Grande Prairie Airport
City: Grande Prairie
IATA Code: YQU
ICAO Code: CYQU
Coordinates: 55°10′46″N, 118°53′6″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Arctic Bay and Grande Prairie is 1 hour. Grande Prairie is 1 hour behind Arctic Bay.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 183 kg (404 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Arctic Bay (YAB) → Grande Prairie (YQU).

Distance:
1561
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1561

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