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Distance between Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Flight distance from Albuquerque to San Jose (Albuquerque International Sunport – San Jose International Airport) is 870 miles / 1400 kilometers / 756 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Albuquerque (ABQ) to San Jose (SJC) is 1050 miles / 1690 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 41 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Albuquerque to San Jose.

Shortest flight path between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).

How far is San Jose from Albuquerque?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Albuquerque and San Jose. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 869.935 miles
  • 1400.024 kilometers
  • 755.952 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
  • 868.077 miles
  • 1397.034 kilometers
  • 754.338 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 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

B San Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Albuquerque and San Jose is 1 hour. San Jose is 1 hour behind Albuquerque.

Time Difference

Albuquerque, NM

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San Jose, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 141 kg (311 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Albuquerque (ABQ) → San Jose (SJC).

Distance:
870
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
870

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