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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Medicine Hat (YXH)

Flight distance from San Diego to Medicine Hat (San Diego International Airport – Medicine Hat Airport) is 1238 miles / 1993 kilometers / 1076 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Medicine Hat (YXH) is 1565 miles / 2519 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Medicine Hat Airport (YXH).

How far is Medicine Hat from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1238.183 miles
  • 1992.662 kilometers
  • 1075.951 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
  • 1239.329 miles
  • 1994.507 kilometers
  • 1076.947 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 Medicine Hat Airport
City: Medicine Hat
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YXH
ICAO Code: CYXH
Coordinates: 50°1′8″N, 110°43′15″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Diego and Medicine Hat is 1 hour. Medicine Hat is 1 hour ahead of San Diego.

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

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Medicine Hat

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Medicine Hat (YXH).

Distance:
1238
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1238

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