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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and State College, PA (SCE)

Flight distance from San Diego to State College (San Diego International Airport – University Park Airport) is 2232 miles / 3593 kilometers / 1940 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to State College (SCE) is 2630 miles / 4233 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and University Park Airport (SCE).

How far is State College from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2232.381 miles
  • 3592.669 kilometers
  • 1939.886 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
  • 2227.820 miles
  • 3585.329 kilometers
  • 1935.923 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 University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

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State College, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 244 kg (538 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → State College (SCE).

Distance:
2232
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2232

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