Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Philadelphia, PA (PNE)

Flight distance from San Diego to Philadelphia (San Diego International Airport – Northeast Philadelphia Airport) is 2382 miles / 3833 kilometers / 2070 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Philadelphia (PNE) is 2740 miles / 4409 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE).

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)
• 2381.763 miles
• 3833.077 kilometers
• 2069.696 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
• 2376.772 miles
• 3825.044 kilometers
• 2065.358 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

Country: United States
IATA Code: PNE
ICAO Code: KPNE
Coordinates: 40°4′54″N, 75°0′38″W

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.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 261 kg (576 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Philadelphia (PNE).

Distance:
2382
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2382

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