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The total driving distance from San Diego, CA to Chicago, IL is 2,077 miles or 3 343 kilometers.
Your trip begins in San Diego, California. It ends in Chicago, Illinois.
If you are planning a road trip, you might also want to calculate the total driving time from San Diego, CA to Chicago, IL so you can see when you'll arrive at your destination.
You can also calculate the cost of driving from San Diego, CA to Chicago, IL based on current local fuel prices and an estimate of your car's best gas mileage.
If you're meeting a friend, you might be interested in finding the city that is halfway between San Diego, CA and Chicago, IL.
Planning to fly a plane instead? You might be more interested in calculating the straight line distance to fly from San Diego, CA to Chicago, IL.