Map of flight path and driving directions from Dallas to San Diego.
Shortest flight path between Dallas Love Field (DAL) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).
How far is San Diego from Dallas?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Dallas and San Diego. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1181.994 miles
- 1902.235 kilometers
- 1027.125 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
- 1179.514 miles
- 1898.243 kilometers
- 1024.969 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Dallas and San Diego is 2 hours. San Diego is 2 hours behind Dallas.
San Diego, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (354 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Dallas (DAL) → San Diego (SAN).