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Distance between San Jose, CA (SJC) and Kona, HI (KOA)

Flight distance from San Jose to Kona (San Jose International Airport – Kona International Airport) is 2384 miles / 3836 kilometers / 2071 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path from San Jose to Kona.

Shortest flight path between San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Kona International Airport (KOA).

How far is Kona from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2383.733 miles
  • 3836.247 kilometers
  • 2071.407 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
  • 2382.432 miles
  • 3834.153 kilometers
  • 2070.277 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

B Kona International Airport
City: Kona, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KOA
ICAO Code: PHKO
Coordinates: 19°44′19″N, 156°2′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Jose and Kona is 2 hours. Kona is 2 hours behind San Jose.

Time Difference

San Jose, CA

 PST

Kona, HI

 HST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 262 kg (577 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJC) → Kona (KOA).

Distance:
2384
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2384

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