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Distance between San Jose (SJO) and Wilmington, DE (ILG)

Flight distance from San Jose to Wilmington (Juan Santamaría International Airport – Wilmington Airport (Delaware)) is 2111 miles / 3398 kilometers / 1835 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJO) to Wilmington (ILG) is 3875 miles / 6237 kilometers and travel time by car is about 74 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and Wilmington Airport (Delaware) (ILG).

How far is Wilmington from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2111.125 miles
  • 3397.526 kilometers
  • 1834.517 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
  • 2118.192 miles
  • 3408.900 kilometers
  • 1840.658 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 Wilmington Airport (Delaware)
City: Wilmington, DE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ILG
ICAO Code: KILG
Coordinates: 39°40′43″N, 75°36′23″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

San Jose

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Wilmington, DE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 230 kg (507 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJO) → Wilmington (ILG).

Distance:
2111
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2111

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