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Distance between San Jose, CA (SJC) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Distance from San Jose to San Diego (San Jose International Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 417 miles / 671 kilometers / 362 nautical miles.

How far is San Diego from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 417.005 miles
  • 671.104 kilometers
  • 362.367 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
  • 417.180 miles
  • 671.386 kilometers
  • 362.520 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from San Jose International Airport (SJC) to San Diego International Airport (SAN) is 1 hour 17 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between San Jose and San Diego.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 86 kg (190 pounds).

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 San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

San Jose to San Diego flight path

Shortest flight path between San Jose International Airport (SJC) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJC) → San Diego (SAN).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
417
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
417

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