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Distance between Madrid (MAD) and San Jose (SJO)

Distance from Madrid to San Jose (Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport – Juan Santamaría International Airport) is 5286 miles / 8507 kilometers / 4593 nautical miles.

How far is San Jose from Madrid?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5286.095 miles
  • 8507.145 kilometers
  • 4593.491 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
  • 5281.470 miles
  • 8499.701 kilometers
  • 4589.472 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 Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD) to Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) is 10 hours 30 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Madrid and San Jose is 8 hours. San Jose is 8 hours behind Madrid.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 629 kg (1 387 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

B Juan Santamaría International Airport
City: San Jose
Country: Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica
IATA Code: SJO
ICAO Code: MROC
Coordinates: 9°59′37″N, 84°12′31″W

Madrid to San Jose flight path

Shortest flight path between Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD) and Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Madrid (MAD) → San Jose (SJO).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5286

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