How far is Philadelphia from San Diego?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Diego and Philadelphia. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2369.883 miles
- 3813.957 kilometers
- 2059.372 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
- 2364.909 miles
- 3805.953 kilometers
- 2055.050 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).
Estimated flight time from San Diego International Airport (SAN) to Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is 4 hours 59 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Diego and Philadelphia is 3 hours. Philadelphia is 3 hours ahead of San Diego.
San Diego, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 264 kg (582 pounds).
San Diego to Philadelphia flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Diego (SAN) → Philadelphia (PHL).