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Distance between Indianapolis, IN (IND) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Distance from Indianapolis to San Diego (Indianapolis International Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 1782 miles / 2868 kilometers / 1549 nautical miles.

How far is San Diego from Indianapolis?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1782.030 miles
  • 2867.899 kilometers
  • 1548.541 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
  • 1778.529 miles
  • 2862.266 kilometers
  • 1545.500 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Indianapolis International Airport (IND) to San Diego International Airport (SAN) is 3 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Indianapolis and San Diego is 3 hours. San Diego is 3 hours behind Indianapolis.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (432 pounds).

Airport information


A Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′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

Indianapolis to San Diego flight path

Shortest flight path between Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Indianapolis (IND) → San Diego (SAN).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1782

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