New York to San Diego flight duration

What is the flight duration from New York to San Diego?

On average there are 6 flights flying direct each day from New York to San Diego. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Depart
JFK
Arrive
SAN

Average direct flight time is 5 hours 49 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from New York (JFK) to San Diego (SAN) has a duration of 5 hours 36 minutes.

A distance of 2,428 miles / 3,908 km.

Related: Return journey San Diego to New York flight duration

New York to San Diego flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 5 hours 49 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 5 hours 36 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 6 hours 3 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 6

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from New York to San Diego is 5 hours 49 minutes
  • Distance from New York to San Diego is 2,428 miles / 3,908 km
  • New York is served by 3 airports New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
  • San Diego is served by 1 airports San Diego International Airport (SAN)
  • The currency in San Diego, United States is the US Dollar

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between New York, United States and San Diego, United States? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 5 hours 49 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


DIRECT FLIGHTS

New York Newark to San Diego International
Flying with United
5 hours 36 minutes
New York Newark to San Diego International
Flying with Alaska Airlines
6 hours 03 minutes
New York John F. Kennedy to San Diego International
Flying with jetBlue
5 hours 50 minutes

INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

New York to San Diego flight time via Las Vegas Mccarran | JFK to SAN via LAS

carrier logo New York to Las Vegas Mccarran
5 hours 36 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
4 hours 24 minutes
carrier logo Las Vegas Mccarran to San Diego
1 hours 09 minutes
Total journey time
11 hours 09 minutes

New York to San Diego flight time via Chicago O'Hare International | JFK to SAN via ORD

carrier logo New York to Chicago O'Hare International
2 hours 19 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours
carrier logo Chicago O'Hare International to San Diego
4 hours 17 minutes
Total journey time
7 hours 36 minutes

New York to San Diego flight time via Los Angeles International | JFK to SAN via LAX

carrier logo New York to Los Angeles International
5 hours 57 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
3 hours 03 minutes
carrier logo San Diego International to San Diego
54 minutes
Total journey time
9 hours 54 minutes

Airlines flying between New York and San Diego

Most popular airlines that fly the route between New York and San Diego

American Airlines
American Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
jetBlue
jetBlue
Delta
Delta
Frontier Airlines
Frontier Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
United
United

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New York & San Diego local time and timezones

San Diego, United States time is 3 hours behind New York, United States

Date and time in New York, United States:
10:34 Tue, 22 Oct, 2019,
New York Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

Date and time in San Diego, United States:
07:34 Tue, 22 Oct, 2019,
Los Angeles Timezone: PDT (-07:00)

Jet Lag effects from flying between New York and San Diego

Advice on ways to combat jet lag gained from flying between New York and San Diego

New York to San Diego jet lag effects


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