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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Traverse City, MI (TVC)

Distance from San Diego to Traverse City (San Diego International Airport – Cherry Capital Airport) is 1882 miles / 3028 kilometers / 1635 nautical miles.

How far is Traverse City from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1881.816 miles
  • 3028.490 kilometers
  • 1635.254 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
  • 1878.750 miles
  • 3023.555 kilometers
  • 1632.589 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 Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) is 4 hours 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Diego and Traverse City is 3 hours. Traverse City is 3 hours ahead of San Diego.

Time Difference

San Diego
Traverse City

San Diego, CA

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Traverse City, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 207 kg (457 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 Cherry Capital Airport
City: Traverse City, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TVC
ICAO Code: KTVC
Coordinates: 44°44′29″N, 85°34′55″W

San Diego to Traverse City flight path

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Cherry Capital Airport (TVC).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Traverse City (TVC).

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Air miles:
1882
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1882

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