# Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Atlanta to San Diego (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 1892 miles / 3044 kilometers / 1644 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to San Diego (SAN) is 2148 miles / 3457 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 39 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to San Diego.

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

## How far is San Diego from Atlanta?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1891.531 miles
• 3044.123 kilometers
• 1643.695 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
• 1887.531 miles
• 3037.687 kilometers
• 1640.220 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 Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

B San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Atlanta and San Diego is 3 hours. San Diego is 3 hours behind Atlanta.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 209 kg (460 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → San Diego (SAN).

Distance:
1892
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1892

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