# 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
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
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.

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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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