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Distance between San Jose (SJO) and Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL)

Distance from San Jose to Fort Lauderdale (Juan Santamaría International Airport – Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport) is 1137 miles / 1830 kilometers / 988 nautical miles.

How far is Fort Lauderdale from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1137.328 miles
  • 1830.353 kilometers
  • 988.311 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
  • 1142.178 miles
  • 1838.158 kilometers
  • 992.526 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 Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) to Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL) is 2 hours 39 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (350 pounds).

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 Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″W

San Jose to Fort Lauderdale flight path

Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJO) → Fort Lauderdale (FLL).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1137

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