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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Distance from San Diego to Minneapolis (San Diego International Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 1532 miles / 2466 kilometers / 1331 nautical miles.

How far is Minneapolis from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1532.160 miles
  • 2465.773 kilometers
  • 1331.411 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
  • 1530.313 miles
  • 2462.799 kilometers
  • 1329.805 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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Minneapolis, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (369 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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

San Diego to Minneapolis flight path

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Minneapolis (MSP).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1532

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