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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Calgary (YYC)

Flight distance from San Diego to Calgary (San Diego International Airport – Calgary International Airport) is 1279 miles / 2058 kilometers / 1111 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Calgary (YYC) is 1639 miles / 2637 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Calgary International Airport (YYC).

How far is Calgary from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1278.732 miles
  • 2057.919 kilometers
  • 1111.187 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
  • 1280.064 miles
  • 2060.063 kilometers
  • 1112.345 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 Calgary International Airport
City: Calgary
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YYC
ICAO Code: CYYC
Coordinates: 51°6′50″N, 114°1′11″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

 PST

Calgary

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (365 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Calgary (YYC).

Distance:
1279
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1279

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