Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to San Jose.
Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO).
How far is San Jose from New York?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and San Jose. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2204.472 miles
- 3547.754 kilometers
- 1915.634 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
- 2211.454 miles
- 3558.989 kilometers
- 1921.701 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 New York and San Jose is 2 hours. San Jose is 2 hours behind New York.
New York, NY
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 241 kg (531 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (JFK) → San Jose (SJO).