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Distance between San Jose (SJO) and Altoona, PA (AOO)

Flight distance from San Jose to Altoona (Juan Santamaría International Airport – Altoona–Blair County Airport) is 2117 miles / 3407 kilometers / 1840 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJO) to Altoona (AOO) is 3807 miles / 6127 kilometers and travel time by car is about 73 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and Altoona–Blair County Airport (AOO).

How far is Altoona from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2117.220 miles
  • 3407.335 kilometers
  • 1839.814 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
  • 2124.600 miles
  • 3419.212 kilometers
  • 1846.227 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 Juan Santamaría International Airport
City: San Jose
Country: Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica
IATA Code: SJO
ICAO Code: MROC
Coordinates: 9°59′37″N, 84°12′31″W

B Altoona–Blair County Airport
City: Altoona, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AOO
ICAO Code: KAOO
Coordinates: 40°17′47″N, 78°19′11″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Jose and Altoona is 2 hours. Altoona is 2 hours ahead of San Jose.

Time Difference

San Jose

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Altoona, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 231 kg (509 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJO) → Altoona (AOO).

Distance:
2117
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2117

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