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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Melbourne, FL (MLB)

Flight distance from San Diego to Melbourne (San Diego International Airport – Orlando Melbourne International Airport) is 2194 miles / 3531 kilometers / 1907 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Melbourne (MLB) is 2501 miles / 4025 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Orlando Melbourne International Airport (MLB).

How far is Melbourne from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2194.076 miles
  • 3531.023 kilometers
  • 1906.600 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
  • 2189.977 miles
  • 3524.426 kilometers
  • 1903.038 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 Orlando Melbourne International Airport
City: Melbourne, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLB
ICAO Code: KMLB
Coordinates: 28°6′10″N, 80°38′43″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

 PST

Melbourne, FL

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 240 kg (528 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Melbourne (MLB).

Distance:
2194
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2194

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