The flight distance from San Diego, California to Anchorage, Alaska is:

2,453 miles / 3 947 km

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Distance from San Diego, CA to Anchorage, AK

The total distance from San Diego, CA to Anchorage, AK is 2,453 miles.

This is equivalent to 3 947 kilometers or 2,131 nautical miles.

Your trip begins in San Diego, California.
It ends in Anchorage, Alaska.

Your flight direction from San Diego, CA to Anchorage, AK is Northwest (-27 degrees from North).

The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from San Diego, CA to Anchorage, AK. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.

San Diego, California

City: San Diego
State: California
Country: United States
Category: cities

Anchorage, Alaska

City: Anchorage
State: Alaska
Country: United States
Category: cities

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