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Distance between Miami, FL (MIA) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Miami to San Diego (Miami International Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 2267 miles / 3649 kilometers / 1970 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Miami (MIA) to San Diego (SAN) is 2659 miles / 4279 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Miami International Airport (MIA) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

How far is San Diego from Miami?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2267.208 miles
  • 3648.717 kilometers
  • 1970.149 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
  • 2263.379 miles
  • 3642.556 kilometers
  • 1966.823 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 Miami International Airport
City: Miami, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MIA
ICAO Code: KMIA
Coordinates: 25°47′35″N, 80°17′26″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 Miami and San Diego is 3 hours. San Diego is 3 hours behind Miami.

Time Difference

Miami, FL

 EDT

San Diego, CA

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 248 kg (547 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Miami (MIA) → San Diego (SAN).

Distance:
2267
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2267

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