# How far is Calgary from Yellowknife?

The distance between Yellowknife (Yellowknife Airport) and Calgary (Calgary International Airport) is 785 miles / 1264 kilometers / 683 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Yellowknife (YZF) to Calgary (YYC) is 1087 miles / 1749 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 21 hours 32 minutes.

785
Miles
1264
Kilometers
683
Nautical miles
1 h 59 min
133 kg

## Distance from Yellowknife to Calgary

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Yellowknife to Calgary. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 785.417 miles
• 1264.006 kilometers
• 682.509 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 784.291 miles
• 1262.194 kilometers
• 681.530 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Yellowknife to Calgary?

The estimated flight time from Yellowknife Airport to Calgary International Airport is 1 hour and 59 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Yellowknife Airport (YZF) and Calgary International Airport (YYC)

On average, flying from Yellowknife to Calgary generates about 133 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 133 kilograms equals 294 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Yellowknife to Calgary

See the map of the shortest flight path between Yellowknife Airport (YZF) and Calgary International Airport (YYC).

## Airport information

Origin Yellowknife Airport
City: Yellowknife