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Distance between Madrid (MAD) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Madrid to San Diego (Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 5855 miles / 9423 kilometers / 5088 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 35 minutes.

Madrid – San Diego

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5855
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9423
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5088
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How far is San Diego from Madrid?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5855.437 miles
  • 9423.412 kilometers
  • 5088.235 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
  • 5842.602 miles
  • 9402.757 kilometers
  • 5077.083 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 Madrid to San Diego is 11 hours 35 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Madrid and San Diego is 9 hours. San Diego is 9 hours behind Madrid.

Madrid time to San Diego time converter

Time in Madrid: 00:00 ⇆ Time in San Diego: 00:00

Current local times

Madrid

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Madrid to San Diego generates about 697 kg of CO2 per passenger, 697 kilograms is equal to 1 537 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Madrid to San Diego

Shortest flight path between Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

Airport information

Origin Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport
City: Madrid
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: MAD
ICAO Code: LEMD
Coordinates: 40°29′36″N, 3°34′0″W
Destination 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