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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Manhattan, KS (MHK)

Flight distance from San Diego to Manhattan (San Diego International Airport – Manhattan Regional Airport) is 1229 miles / 1978 kilometers / 1068 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Manhattan (MHK) is 1566 miles / 2521 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK).

How far is Manhattan from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1228.958 miles
  • 1977.815 kilometers
  • 1067.935 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
  • 1226.870 miles
  • 1974.456 kilometers
  • 1066.121 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 Manhattan Regional Airport
City: Manhattan, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MHK
ICAO Code: KMHK
Coordinates: 39°8′27″N, 96°40′14″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Diego and Manhattan is 2 hours. Manhattan is 2 hours ahead of San Diego.

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

 PST

Manhattan, KS

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (358 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Manhattan (MHK).

Distance:
1229
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1229

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