# Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from San Diego to Lancaster (San Diego International Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 2314 miles / 3723 kilometers / 2010 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Lancaster (LNS) is 2662 miles / 4284 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 23 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from San Diego to Lancaster.

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

## How far is Lancaster from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2313.621 miles
• 3723.412 kilometers
• 2010.482 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
• 2308.802 miles
• 3715.657 kilometers
• 2006.294 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
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

B Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 254 kg (559 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Lancaster (LNS).

Distance:
2314
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2314

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