How far is San Jose from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and San Jose. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2213.626 miles
- 3562.486 kilometers
- 1923.589 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
- 2221.289 miles
- 3574.818 kilometers
- 1930.248 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).
Estimated flight time from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) is 4 hours 41 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Chicago and San Jose is 1 hour. San Jose is 1 hour behind Chicago.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 246 kg (542 pounds).
Chicago to San Jose flight path
Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (ORD) → San Jose (SJO).