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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Jose and Kona is 2 hours. Kona is 2 hours behind San Jose.
San Jose, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 262 kg (577 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Jose (SJC) → Kona (KOA).