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Distance between San Jose (SJO) and Philadelphia, PA (PNE)

Flight distance from San Jose to Philadelphia (Juan Santamaría International Airport – Northeast Philadelphia Airport) is 2147 miles / 3455 kilometers / 1866 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJO) to Philadelphia (PNE) is 3941 miles / 6343 kilometers and travel time by car is about 75 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE).

How far is Philadelphia from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2147.113 miles
  • 3455.443 kilometers
  • 1865.790 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
  • 2154.166 miles
  • 3466.794 kilometers
  • 1871.919 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 Northeast Philadelphia Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PNE
ICAO Code: KPNE
Coordinates: 40°4′54″N, 75°0′38″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Jose and Philadelphia is 1 hour. Philadelphia is 1 hour ahead of San Jose.

Time Difference

San Jose

 CST

Philadelphia, PA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 234 kg (517 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJO) → Philadelphia (PNE).

Distance:
2147
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2147

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