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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from San Diego to Bluefield (San Diego International Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 2052 miles / 3303 kilometers / 1783 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Bluefield (BLF) is 2412 miles / 3881 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 23 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

How far is Bluefield from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2052.260 miles
  • 3302.793 kilometers
  • 1783.366 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
  • 2047.927 miles
  • 3295.819 kilometers
  • 1779.600 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 Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Diego and Bluefield is 3 hours. Bluefield is 3 hours ahead of San Diego.

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

 PST

Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 223 kg (492 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Bluefield (BLF).

Distance:
2052
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2052

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