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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Alamogordo, NM (ALM)

Flight distance from San Diego to Alamogordo (San Diego International Airport – Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport) is 652 miles / 1049 kilometers / 566 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Alamogordo (ALM) is 749 miles / 1205 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport (ALM).

How far is Alamogordo from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 651.612 miles
  • 1048.668 kilometers
  • 566.236 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
  • 650.245 miles
  • 1046.468 kilometers
  • 565.048 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 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

B Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport
City: Alamogordo, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALM
ICAO Code: KALM
Coordinates: 32°50′23″N, 105°59′27″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Diego and Alamogordo is 1 hour. Alamogordo is 1 hour ahead of San Diego.

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

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Alamogordo, NM

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 119 kg (262 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Alamogordo (ALM).

Distance:
652
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
652

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