Map of flight path and driving directions from San Diego to El Paso.
Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and El Paso International Airport (ELP).
How far is El Paso from San Diego?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Diego and El Paso. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 635.889 miles
- 1023.364 kilometers
- 552.572 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
- 634.602 miles
- 1021.294 kilometers
- 551.454 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Diego and El Paso is 1 hour. El Paso is 1 hour ahead of San Diego.
San Diego, CA
El Paso, TX
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (258 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Diego (SAN) → El Paso (ELP).