# Distance between San Jose, CA (SJC) and Honolulu, HI (HNL)

Flight distance from San Jose to Honolulu (San Jose International Airport – Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport) is 2417 miles / 3889 kilometers / 2100 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 4 minutes.

## Map of flight path from San Jose to Honolulu.

Shortest flight path between San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL).

## How far is Honolulu from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2416.590 miles
• 3889.125 kilometers
• 2099.959 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
• 2414.520 miles
• 3885.793 kilometers
• 2098.160 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 Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

B Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Jose and Honolulu is 3 hours. Honolulu is 3 hours behind San Jose.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 265 kg (585 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJC) → Honolulu (HNL).

Distance:
2417
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2417

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