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Distance between San Jose, CA (SJC) and Denver, CO (DEN)

Flight distance from San Jose to Denver (San Jose International Airport – Denver International Airport) is 948 miles / 1526 kilometers / 824 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJC) to Denver (DEN) is 1304 miles / 2098 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 20 minutes.

San Jose – Denver

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948
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1526
Kilometers
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824
Nautical miles

How far is Denver from San Jose?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 948.096 miles
  • 1525.812 kilometers
  • 823.873 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
  • 945.930 miles
  • 1522.327 kilometers
  • 821.991 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 to Denver is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Jose and Denver is 1 hour. Denver is 1 hour ahead of San Jose.

San Jose time to Denver time converter

Time in San Jose: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Denver: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from San Jose to Denver generates about 147 kg of CO2 per passenger, 147 kilograms is equal to 325 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Jose to Denver

Shortest flight path between San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Denver International Airport (DEN).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Denver International Airport
City: Denver, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DEN
ICAO Code: KDEN
Coordinates: 39°51′42″N, 104°40′22″W

Airlines flying from San Jose (SJC) to Denver (DEN)

AirTran Airways
Southwest Airlines
United Airlines