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How far is San Jose from Quito?

Distance between Quito (Mariscal Sucre International Airport) and San Jose (Juan Santamaría International Airport) is 804 miles / 1294 kilometers / 698 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Mariscal Sucre International Airport – Juan Santamaría International Airport

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Distance from Quito to San Jose

There are several ways to calculate distance from Quito to San Jose. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 803.765 miles
  • 1293.534 kilometers
  • 698.452 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
  • 806.855 miles
  • 1298.507 kilometers
  • 701.138 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).

How long does it take to fly from Quito to San Jose?

Estimated flight time from Mariscal Sucre International Airport to Juan Santamaría International Airport is 2 hours 1 minutes.

What is the time difference between Quito and San Jose?

The time difference between Quito and San Jose is 1 hour. San Jose is 1 hour behind Quito.
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Flight carbon footprint between Mariscal Sucre International Airport (UIO) and Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO)

On average flying from Quito to San Jose generates about 135 kg of CO2 per passenger, 135 kilograms is equal to 298 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Quito to San Jose

Shortest flight path between Mariscal Sucre International Airport (UIO) and Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO).

Airport information

Origin Mariscal Sucre International Airport
City: Quito
Country: Ecuador Flag of Ecuador
IATA Code: UIO
ICAO Code: SEQM
Coordinates: 0°7′45″S, 78°21′27″W
Destination 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