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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Wilmington, NC (ILM)

Distance from San Diego to Wilmington (San Diego International Airport – Wilmington International Airport) is 2257 miles / 3632 kilometers / 1961 nautical miles.

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)
  • 2256.733 miles
  • 3631.860 kilometers
  • 1961.048 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
  • 2251.937 miles
  • 3624.141 kilometers
  • 1956.880 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 (SAN) to Wilmington International Airport (ILM) is 4 hours 46 minutes.

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.

Time Difference

San Diego
Wilmington

San Diego, CA

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Wilmington, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 264 kg (583 pounds).

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 Wilmington International Airport
City: Wilmington, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ILM
ICAO Code: KILM
Coordinates: 34°16′14″N, 77°54′9″W

Map

San Diego to Wilmington flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Wilmington (ILM).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2257

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