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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Pensacola, FL (PNS)

Flight distance from San Diego to Pensacola (San Diego International Airport – Pensacola International Airport) is 1770 miles / 2849 kilometers / 1538 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Pensacola (PNS) is 1994 miles / 3209 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Pensacola International Airport (PNS).

How far is Pensacola from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1770.155 miles
  • 2848.789 kilometers
  • 1538.223 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
  • 1766.619 miles
  • 2843.097 kilometers
  • 1535.150 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 Pensacola International Airport
City: Pensacola, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PNS
ICAO Code: KPNS
Coordinates: 30°28′24″N, 87°11′11″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

 PST

Pensacola, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 198 kg (436 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Pensacola (PNS).

Distance:
1770
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1770

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