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Distance between San Jose (SJO) and Raleigh, NC (RDU)

Distance from San Jose to Raleigh (Juan Santamaría International Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 1814 miles / 2919 kilometers / 1576 nautical miles.

How far is Raleigh from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1813.670 miles
  • 2918.818 kilometers
  • 1576.036 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
  • 1820.497 miles
  • 2929.806 kilometers
  • 1581.969 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 (SJO) to Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) is 3 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 200 kg (440 pounds).

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 Raleigh–Durham International Airport
City: Raleigh, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RDU
ICAO Code: KRDU
Coordinates: 35°52′39″N, 78°47′14″W

San Jose to Raleigh flight path

Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJO) → Raleigh (RDU).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1814

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