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Distance between Vancouver (YVR) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Flight distance from Vancouver to San Jose (Vancouver International Airport – San Jose International Airport) is 819 miles / 1318 kilometers / 712 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Vancouver (YVR) to San Jose (SJC) is 972 miles / 1564 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 49 minutes.

Vancouver – San Jose

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819
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1318
Kilometers
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712
Nautical miles

How far is San Jose from Vancouver?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 819.172 miles
  • 1318.329 kilometers
  • 711.841 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
  • 819.867 miles
  • 1319.449 kilometers
  • 712.445 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 Vancouver to San Jose?

Estimated flight time from Vancouver International Airport to San Jose International Airport is 2 hours 3 minutes.

What is the time difference between Vancouver and San Jose?

There is no time difference between Vancouver and San Jose.

Flight carbon footprint between Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and San Jose International Airport (SJC)

On average flying from Vancouver to San Jose generates about 137 kg of CO2 per passenger, 137 kilograms is equal to 301 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Vancouver to San Jose

Shortest flight path between Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).

Airport information

Origin Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YVR
ICAO Code: CYVR
Coordinates: 49°11′38″N, 123°11′2″W
Destination 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