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Distance between Providence, RI (PVD) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Providence to San Diego (Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 2567 miles / 4131 kilometers / 2231 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Providence (PVD) to San Diego (SAN) is 3017 miles / 4856 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 12 minutes.

Providence – San Diego

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2567
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4131
Kilometers
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2231
Nautical miles

How far is San Diego from Providence?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2567.141 miles
  • 4131.413 kilometers
  • 2230.784 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
  • 2561.780 miles
  • 4122.785 kilometers
  • 2226.126 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 Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport to San Diego International Airport is 5 hours 21 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Providence and San Diego is 3 hours. San Diego is 3 hours behind Providence.
Providence time to San Diego time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Providence to San Diego generates about 283 kg of CO2 per passenger, 283 kilograms is equal to 624 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Providence to San Diego

Shortest flight path between Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

Airport information

Origin Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″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

Airlines flying from Providence (PVD) to San Diego (SAN)

AirTran Airways