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Distance between San Jose, CA (SJC) and Tijuana (TIJ)

Flight distance from San Jose to Tijuana (San Jose International Airport – Tijuana International Airport) is 435 miles / 701 kilometers / 378 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJC) to Tijuana (TIJ) is 483 miles / 777 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 13 minutes.

San Jose – Tijuana

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435
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701
Kilometers
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378
Nautical miles

How far is Tijuana from San Jose?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 435.381 miles
  • 700.678 kilometers
  • 378.336 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
  • 435.563 miles
  • 700.971 kilometers
  • 378.494 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 to Tijuana is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between San Jose and Tijuana.

San Jose time to Tijuana time converter

Time in San Jose: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Tijuana: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from San Jose to Tijuana generates about 89 kg of CO2 per passenger, 89 kilograms is equal to 196 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Jose to Tijuana

Shortest flight path between San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Tijuana International Airport (TIJ).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Tijuana International Airport
City: Tijuana
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: TIJ
ICAO Code: MMTJ
Coordinates: 32°32′27″N, 116°58′12″W