The best city between San Diego, CA and New York, NY to meet is Grand Island, Nebraska which is about 48 miles from the exact midpoint.
The town that marks the exact halfway point is actually Alfalfa Center, Nebraska.
The closest zip code to the midpoint is 68861.
The exact latitude and longitude coordinates are 40° 40' 20" N and 99° 11' 44" W.
The closest major city that is roughly halfway is Lincoln, NE.
The total driving distance from San Diego, CA to New York, NY is 2,812 miles or 4 525 kilometers.
Each person would then have to drive about 1,406 miles to meet in the middle.
It will take about 21 hours and 32 minutes for each driver to arrive at the meeting point.
Since this is a long drive, you might want to split up your road trip into multiple days. You can search for the best stopping points from San Diego, CA to New York, NY to plan out your trip.
For a flight, the straight line geographic midpoint coordinates are 38° 43' 20" N and 96° 45' 45" W.
The city at the geographic halfway point from San Diego, CA to New York, NY is Latimer, Kansas.
Travelmath helps you figure out the midpoint between two locations based on the driving directions from each starting point. You can find the closest town that is an equal distance from two cities. Use this tool to determine the best city to meet, or to look for interesting stops along the way if you're planning a long road trip and you need to take a break or stay overnight. Search for hotels at the midpoint city to split up your drive, or explore other nearby cities and discover local towns on your trip. If you're meeting a friend halfway in-between, you can figure out how far each person has to drive and how long it will take to arrive at the center. Even if you're separated by water, you can still calculate the straight line geographic midpoint to determine the closest flight distance.