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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Honolulu, HI (HNL)

Flight distance from San Diego to Honolulu (San Diego International Airport – Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport) is 2614 miles / 4206 kilometers / 2271 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 26 minutes.

San Diego – Honolulu

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2614
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4206
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2271
Nautical miles

How far is Honolulu 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)
  • 2613.614 miles
  • 4206.204 kilometers
  • 2271.168 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
  • 2610.146 miles
  • 4200.623 kilometers
  • 2268.155 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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport is 5 hours 26 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between San Diego and Honolulu is 2 hours. Honolulu is 2 hours behind San Diego.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from San Diego to Honolulu generates about 288 kg of CO2 per passenger, 288 kilograms is equal to 636 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from San Diego to Honolulu

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL).

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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

Airlines flying from San Diego (SAN) to Honolulu (HNL)

Alaska Airlines
Hawaiian Airlines