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Distance between San Jose (SJO) and Mexico City (MEX)

Flight distance from San Jose to Mexico City (Juan Santamaría International Airport – Mexico City International Airport) is 1186 miles / 1909 kilometers / 1031 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJO) to Mexico City (MEX) is 1599 miles / 2574 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 56 minutes.

San Jose – Mexico City

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1186
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1909
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1031
Nautical miles

How far is Mexico 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)
  • 1186.437 miles
  • 1909.385 kilometers
  • 1030.985 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
  • 1187.085 miles
  • 1910.428 kilometers
  • 1031.548 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 Mexico City International Airport is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Time difference

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

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from San Jose to Mexico City generates about 161 kg of CO2 per passenger, 161 kilograms is equal to 355 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 Mexico City

Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and Mexico City International Airport (MEX).

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 Mexico City International Airport
City: Mexico City
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: MEX
ICAO Code: MMMX
Coordinates: 19°26′10″N, 99°4′19″W

Airlines flying from San Jose (SJO) to Mexico City (MEX)

Aeroméxico
Avianca
Interjet