Distance from Antarctica to Canada

Name Antarctica Canada
Country flag Flag of Antarctica Flag of Canada
Country ISO code AQ / ATA CA / CAN
Continent Antarctica North America
Continent code AN NA
Capital - Ottawa
Total cities - 2920
Cost of living - Cost of living in Canada
DD coordinates -69.635415 / 0.000000 56.000000 / -96.000000
DMS coordinates -69°38'7.50" S / 0°00'0.00" E 56°00'0.00" N / -96°00'0.00" W
UTM coordinates 31D 383528.47806894 2271924.1013978 15V 312928.56088889 6210141.3274931
Time zone - America/Toronto
Airports Airports in Antarctica: 31 Airports in Canada: 1350
Straight distance from Antarctica to Canada is 15890 kilometers (9873 miles).

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There are many ways to find how far is Antarctica from Canada, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: -69.635415 / 0.000000 (AQ) and 56.000000 / -96.000000 (CA).


Find out the distance from Antarctica to Canada using our online calculator to plan your trip with maximum comfort, understanding the AQ to CA distance is also helpful for choosing the most suitable mode of transport.

To learn an answer to the question "How far is Antarctica from Canada?", enter the countries names or opt for our list of cities for each destination. Geographically, your departure coordinates are -69.635415 / 0.000000 while you arrive at 56.000000 / -96.000000. The calculator shows the shortest distance between AQ and CA and illustrates the route as a straight line on the map.

So, how far is it from Antarctica to Canada? The distance is 15890 km / 9873 mil, and it displays remoteness based on the haversine formula, which factors in the spherical shape of the Earth for more precise results.

Also, the service will show you how many hours from Antarctica to Canada by air, car and other modes of transport according to the average speed of each transportation type. For example, the flight time is 18 hours, 54 minutes while the IATA country codes are (AQ to CA).

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Antarctica (AQ)
Arrives in Canada (CA)
Antarctica to Canada distance 15890 km / 9873 mil
Avg car duration 176 hours, 33 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 264 hours, 49 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 158 hours, 53 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 17 hours, 39 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest way from AQ and CA is 15890 kilometers = 9873 miles.
To get from AQ to CA by plane, you need to travel 15890 kilometers = 9873 miles. With an average plane speed of 560 miles, the journey to CA will take about 17 hours, 39 minutes.
You’ll spend approximately 264 hours, 49 minutes travelling from Antarctica (AQ) to Canada (CA), but you also need to factor in possible stops for a night’s rest, food breaks, refueling your car, and others pauses.
Yes, you can travel to Antarctica from Canada provided that the entry regulations are met.