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Distance between Colorado Springs, CO (COS) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Flight distance from Colorado Springs to San Jose (Colorado Springs Airport – San Jose International Airport) is 943 miles / 1518 kilometers / 819 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Colorado Springs (COS) to San Jose (SJC) is 1376 miles / 2215 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Colorado Springs Airport (COS) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).

How far is San Jose from Colorado Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 943.013 miles
  • 1517.633 kilometers
  • 819.456 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
  • 940.803 miles
  • 1514.076 kilometers
  • 817.536 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 Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″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 Colorado Springs and San Jose is 1 hour. San Jose is 1 hour behind Colorado Springs.

Time Difference

Colorado Springs, CO

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San Jose, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (324 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Colorado Springs (COS) → San Jose (SJC).

Distance:
943
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
943

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