How far is San Diego from Philadelphia?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and San Diego. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2369.883 miles
- 3813.957 kilometers
- 2059.372 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
- 2364.909 miles
- 3805.953 kilometers
- 2055.050 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 Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to San Diego International Airport (SAN) is 4 hours 59 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Philadelphia and San Diego is 3 hours. San Diego is 3 hours behind Philadelphia.
San Diego, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 278 kg (613 pounds).
Philadelphia to San Diego flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Philadelphia (PHL) → San Diego (SAN).