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Distance between Bangor, ME (BGR) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Flight distance from Bangor to San Jose (Bangor International Airport – San Jose International Airport) is 2769 miles / 4457 kilometers / 2406 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Bangor (BGR) to San Jose (SJC) is 3363 miles / 5412 kilometers and travel time by car is about 56 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Bangor International Airport (BGR) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).

How far is San Jose from Bangor?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2769.252 miles
  • 4456.679 kilometers
  • 2406.414 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
  • 2762.537 miles
  • 4445.873 kilometers
  • 2400.579 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 Bangor International Airport
City: Bangor, ME
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BGR
ICAO Code: KBGR
Coordinates: 44°48′26″N, 68°49′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 Bangor and San Jose is 3 hours. San Jose is 3 hours behind Bangor.

Time Difference

Bangor, ME

 EST

San Jose, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 307 kg (676 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Bangor (BGR) → San Jose (SJC).

Distance:
2769
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2769

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