# Distance between San Jose, CA (SJC) and Phoenix, AZ (PHX)

Flight distance from San Jose to Phoenix (San Jose International Airport – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport) is 621 miles / 1000 kilometers / 540 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJC) to Phoenix (PHX) is 716 miles / 1153 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 23 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from San Jose to Phoenix.

Shortest flight path between San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

## How far is Phoenix from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 621.397 miles
• 1000.041 kilometers
• 539.979 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
• 620.533 miles
• 998.652 kilometers
• 539.229 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between San Jose and Phoenix.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (254 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJC) → Phoenix (PHX).

Distance:
621
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
621

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