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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Salt Lake City to San Diego (Salt Lake City International Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 626 miles / 1007 kilometers / 544 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Salt Lake City (SLC) to San Diego (SAN) is 756 miles / 1217 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 13 minutes.

Salt Lake City – San Diego

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626
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1007
Kilometers
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544
Nautical miles

How far is San Diego from Salt Lake City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 625.882 miles
  • 1007.259 kilometers
  • 543.877 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
  • 626.559 miles
  • 1008.348 kilometers
  • 544.464 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 Salt Lake City International Airport to San Diego International Airport is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Salt Lake City and San Diego is 1 hour. San Diego is 1 hour behind Salt Lake City.
Salt Lake City time to San Diego time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Salt Lake City to San Diego generates about 116 kg of CO2 per passenger, 116 kilograms is equal to 256 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Salt Lake City to San Diego

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

Airport information

Origin Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W
Destination San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

Airlines flying from Salt Lake City (SLC) to San Diego (SAN)

Alaska Airlines
Delta Air Lines