How Long does It Take to Get to Space?

Space from Earth is only 62 miles up so, a space shuttle can reach space in 2 minutes and 32 seconds. It takes the space shuttle 2 minutes to reach 30 miles in the sky. From there it breaks away from the rocket and takes off. It only takes another 32 seconds to reach what is considered space. It takes a 150 to get completely out of the Earths atmosphere.