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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Flight distance from Atlanta to San Jose (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – San Jose International Airport) is 2116 miles / 3405 kilometers / 1839 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to San Jose (SJC) is 2442 miles / 3930 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 35 minutes.

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

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

How far is San Jose from Atlanta?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2115.809 miles
  • 3405.065 kilometers
  • 1838.588 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
  • 2111.200 miles
  • 3397.647 kilometers
  • 1834.582 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″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 Atlanta and San Jose is 3 hours. San Jose is 3 hours behind Atlanta.

Time Difference

Atlanta, GA

 EDT

San Jose, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 234 kg (517 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → San Jose (SJC).

Air miles:
2116
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2116

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