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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Flight distance from Sioux City to San Jose (Sioux Gateway Airport – San Jose International Airport) is 1396 miles / 2246 kilometers / 1213 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to San Jose (SJC) is 1747 miles / 2811 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).

How far is San Jose from Sioux City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1395.720 miles
  • 2246.193 kilometers
  • 1212.847 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
  • 1392.585 miles
  • 2241.149 kilometers
  • 1210.124 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 Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Sioux City, IA

 CST

San Jose, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (381 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → San Jose (SJC).

Distance:
1396
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1396

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