How far is Carson, CA from San Diego, CA?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Carson and San Diego is 100.54 miles (161.8 km).

Flight distance from Carson, CA to San Diego, CA is 100.54 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 13 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 12 minutes to travel from Carson to San Diego with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Carson, California to San Diego, California is: 112.2 miles (180.57 km) by car.

Driving from Carson to San Diego will take approximately 01 hours 44 minutes.

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#1 Carson

A city in Los Angeles County, California. It is located in the southwestern part of the county. Carson is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Carson City Hall and the Carson Historical Society.

Population 89860
GPS Coordinates 33°49'53"N 118°16'55"W
Latitude 33.8314100
Longitude -118.2820200
Altitude 12
Country United States
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#2 San Diego

The eighth most populous city in the United States and the center of the San Diego metropolitan area. It is located on the coast of Southern California, at the border with Mexico. San Diego is a major center for tourism and is home to the San Diego Zoo.

Population 1422420
GPS Coordinates 32°42'57"N 117°9'53"W
Latitude 32.7157100
Longitude -117.1647200
Altitude 20
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Carson and San Diego

The distance between Carson and San Diego is 181 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 00 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Carson and San Diego. The current time is 09:47:07.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 44 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 48 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 14 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 52 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 36 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 29 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 23 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 14.99 liters (3.96 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Carson and San Diego.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Carson to San Diego is $21.2 (diesel $24.53).

California gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $5.36 $5.59 $5.74 $6.2
Total $21.2 $22.14 $22.74 $24.53

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in California ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $5.355 (Diesel $6.196) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 22, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Carson and San Diego (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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