How far is Los Angeles from San Jose?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Jose and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 307.925 miles
- 495.557 kilometers
- 267.579 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
- 308.033 miles
- 495.731 kilometers
- 267.673 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).
Estimated flight time from San Jose International Airport (SJC) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 1 hour 4 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between San Jose and Los Angeles.
San Jose, CA
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (149 pounds).
San Jose to Los Angeles flight path
Shortest flight path between San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Jose (SJC) → Los Angeles (LAX).