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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Lexington, KY (LEX)

Distance from San Diego to Lexington (San Diego International Airport – Blue Grass Airport) is 1866 miles / 3002 kilometers / 1621 nautical miles.

How far is Lexington from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1865.615 miles
  • 3002.417 kilometers
  • 1621.175 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
  • 1861.761 miles
  • 2996.213 kilometers
  • 1617.826 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 Blue Grass Airport (LEX) is 4 hours 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Diego and Lexington is 3 hours. Lexington is 3 hours ahead of San Diego.

Time Difference

San Diego
Lexington

San Diego, CA

 PST

Lexington, KY

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 216 kg (476 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 Blue Grass Airport
City: Lexington, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LEX
ICAO Code: KLEX
Coordinates: 38°2′11″N, 84°36′21″W

Map

San Diego to Lexington flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Lexington (LEX).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1866

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