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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Sioux City to San Diego (Sioux Gateway Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 1317 miles / 2120 kilometers / 1145 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to San Diego (SAN) is 1666 miles / 2681 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sioux City to San Diego.

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

How far is San Diego from Sioux City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sioux City and San Diego. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1317.240 miles
  • 2119.892 kilometers
  • 1144.650 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
  • 1315.559 miles
  • 2117.188 kilometers
  • 1143.190 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 Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sioux City and San Diego is 2 hours. San Diego is 2 hours behind Sioux City.

Time Difference

Sioux City, IA

 CST

San Diego, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (370 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → San Diego (SAN).

Distance:
1317
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1317

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