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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Waco, TX (ACT)

Flight distance from San Diego to Waco (San Diego International Airport – Waco Regional Airport) is 1171 miles / 1884 kilometers / 1017 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Waco (ACT) is 1386 miles / 2231 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 25 minutes.

San Diego – Waco

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1171
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1884
Kilometers
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1017
Nautical miles

How far is Waco from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1170.555 miles
  • 1883.826 kilometers
  • 1017.184 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
  • 1168.161 miles
  • 1879.973 kilometers
  • 1015.104 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 San Diego International Airport to Waco Regional Airport is 2 hours 42 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between San Diego and Waco is 2 hours. Waco is 2 hours ahead of San Diego.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from San Diego to Waco generates about 160 kg of CO2 per passenger, 160 kilograms is equal to 353 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Waco Regional Airport (ACT).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Waco Regional Airport
City: Waco, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACT
ICAO Code: KACT
Coordinates: 31°36′40″N, 97°13′49″W