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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS)

Flight distance from San Diego to Las Vegas (San Diego International Airport – Las Vegas McCarran International Airport) is 258 miles / 416 kilometers / 225 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Las Vegas (LAS) is 328 miles / 528 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS).

How far is Las Vegas from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 258.370 miles
  • 415.806 kilometers
  • 224.517 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
  • 258.748 miles
  • 416.415 kilometers
  • 224.846 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 Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
City: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAS
ICAO Code: KLAS
Coordinates: 36°4′48″N, 115°9′7″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between San Diego and Las Vegas.

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

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Las Vegas, NV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (139 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Las Vegas (LAS).

Distance:
258
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
258

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