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Distance between San Jose (SJO) and Newark, NJ (EWR)

Flight distance from San Jose to Newark (Juan Santamaría International Airport – New York Newark Liberty International Airport) is 2201 miles / 3542 kilometers / 1913 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJO) to Newark (EWR) is 3984 miles / 6412 kilometers and travel time by car is about 76 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).

How far is Newark from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2201.108 miles
  • 3542.340 kilometers
  • 1912.711 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
  • 2208.141 miles
  • 3553.658 kilometers
  • 1918.822 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 New York Newark Liberty International Airport
City: Newark, NJ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EWR
ICAO Code: KEWR
Coordinates: 40°41′33″N, 74°10′7″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

San Jose

 CST

Newark, NJ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 241 kg (530 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJO) → Newark (EWR).

Distance:
2201
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2201

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