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Distance between San Jose (SJO) and Guatemala City (GUA)

Flight distance from San Jose to Guatemala City (Juan Santamaría International Airport – La Aurora International Airport) is 531 miles / 854 kilometers / 461 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJO) to Guatemala City (GUA) is 710 miles / 1142 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 11 minutes.

San Jose – Guatemala City

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531
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461
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How far is Guatemala City from San Jose?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 530.882 miles
  • 854.372 kilometers
  • 461.324 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
  • 531.414 miles
  • 855.228 kilometers
  • 461.786 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 to La Aurora International Airport is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between San Jose and Guatemala City.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from San Jose to Guatemala City generates about 103 kg of CO2 per passenger, 103 kilograms is equal to 227 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Jose to Guatemala City

Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and La Aurora International Airport (GUA).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination La Aurora International Airport
City: Guatemala City
Country: Guatemala Flag of Guatemala
IATA Code: GUA
ICAO Code: MGGT
Coordinates: 14°34′59″N, 90°31′38″W

Airlines flying from San Jose (SJO) to Guatemala City (GUA)

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