# Distance between San Jose (SJO) and Charlottesville, VA (CHO)

Flight distance from San Jose to Charlottesville (Juan Santamaría International Airport – Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport) is 1970 miles / 3170 kilometers / 1712 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJO) to Charlottesville (CHO) is 3661 miles / 5892 kilometers and travel time by car is about 70 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport (CHO).

## How far is Charlottesville from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1970.011 miles
• 3170.425 kilometers
• 1711.892 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
• 1977.142 miles
• 3181.902 kilometers
• 1718.090 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
IATA Code: SJO
ICAO Code: MROC
Coordinates: 9°59′37″N, 84°12′31″W

B Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport
City: Charlottesville, VA
Country: United States
IATA Code: CHO
ICAO Code: KCHO
Coordinates: 38°8′18″N, 78°27′10″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 215 kg (474 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJO) → Charlottesville (CHO).

Distance:
1970
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1970

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