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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Elmira, NY (ELM)

Flight distance from San Diego to Elmira (San Diego International Airport – Elmira Corning Regional Airport) is 2286 miles / 3679 kilometers / 1986 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Elmira (ELM) is 2703 miles / 4350 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Elmira Corning Regional Airport (ELM).

How far is Elmira from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2285.773 miles
  • 3678.595 kilometers
  • 1986.282 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
  • 2281.185 miles
  • 3671.212 kilometers
  • 1982.296 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 Elmira Corning Regional Airport
City: Elmira, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELM
ICAO Code: KELM
Coordinates: 42°9′35″N, 76°53′29″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

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Elmira, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 250 kg (552 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Elmira (ELM).

Distance:
2286
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2286

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