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Distance between San Jose, CA (SJC) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Distance from San Jose to Birmingham (San Jose International Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 1990 miles / 3202 kilometers / 1729 nautical miles.

How far is Birmingham from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1989.645 miles
  • 3202.024 kilometers
  • 1728.955 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
  • 1985.337 miles
  • 3195.091 kilometers
  • 1725.211 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 Jose International Airport (SJC) to Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) is 4 hours 16 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Jose and Birmingham is 2 hours. Birmingham is 2 hours ahead of San Jose.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 220 kg (485 pounds).

Airport information


A San Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

B Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

San Jose to Birmingham flight path

Shortest flight path between San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJC) → Birmingham (BHM).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1990

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