# Distance between Charlotte, NC (CLT) and San Jose (SYQ)

Flight distance from Charlotte to San Jose (Charlotte Douglas International Airport – Tobías Bolaños International Airport) is 1750 miles / 2816 kilometers / 1521 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Charlotte (CLT) to San Jose (SYQ) is 3408 miles / 5485 kilometers and travel time by car is about 65 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) and Tobías Bolaños International Airport (SYQ).

## How far is San Jose from Charlotte?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1749.784 miles
• 2816.004 kilometers
• 1520.521 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
• 1756.671 miles
• 2827.087 kilometers
• 1526.505 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

B Tobías Bolaños International Airport
City: San Jose
Country: Costa Rica
IATA Code: SYQ
ICAO Code: MRPV
Coordinates: 9°57′25″N, 84°8′23″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (433 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charlotte (CLT) → San Jose (SYQ).

Distance:
1750
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1750

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