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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

San Jose

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Charlottesville, VA

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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
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1970

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