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Distance between Guadalajara (GDL) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Guadalajara to San Diego (Guadalajara International Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 1199 miles / 1930 kilometers / 1042 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Guadalajara (GDL) to San Diego (SAN) is 1419 miles / 2283 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Guadalajara to San Diego.

Shortest flight path between Guadalajara International Airport (GDL) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

How far is San Diego from Guadalajara?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1199.473 miles
  • 1930.365 kilometers
  • 1042.314 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
  • 1200.484 miles
  • 1931.992 kilometers
  • 1043.192 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 Guadalajara International Airport
City: Guadalajara
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: GDL
ICAO Code: MMGL
Coordinates: 20°31′18″N, 103°18′39″W

B San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Guadalajara and San Diego is 2 hours. San Diego is 2 hours behind Guadalajara.

Time Difference

Guadalajara

 CDT

San Diego, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (356 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Guadalajara (GDL) → San Diego (SAN).

Distance:
1199
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1199

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