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Distance between Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Albuquerque to San Diego (Albuquerque International Sunport – San Diego International Airport) is 628 miles / 1011 kilometers / 546 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Albuquerque (ABQ) to San Diego (SAN) is 817 miles / 1315 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 26 minutes.

Albuquerque – San Diego

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628
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1011
Kilometers
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546
Nautical miles

How far is San Diego from Albuquerque?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 628.289 miles
  • 1011.132 kilometers
  • 545.968 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
  • 627.120 miles
  • 1009.252 kilometers
  • 544.952 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Albuquerque International Sunport to San Diego International Airport is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Albuquerque and San Diego is 1 hour. San Diego is 1 hour behind Albuquerque.
Albuquerque time to San Diego time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Albuquerque to San Diego generates about 116 kg of CO2 per passenger, 116 kilograms is equal to 256 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Albuquerque to San Diego

Shortest flight path between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

Airport information

Origin Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W
Destination San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

Airlines flying from Albuquerque (ABQ) to San Diego (SAN)

Southwest Airlines