Map of flight path and driving directions from San Diego to Wilmington.
Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Wilmington Airport (Delaware) (ILG).
How far is Wilmington from San Diego?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Diego and Wilmington. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2350.787 miles
- 3783.224 kilometers
- 2042.778 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
- 2345.850 miles
- 3775.279 kilometers
- 2038.488 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 Wilmington is 3 hours. Wilmington is 3 hours ahead of San Diego.
San Diego, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 258 kg (568 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Diego (SAN) → Wilmington (ILG).