How far is Chico, CA from San Jose, CA?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Chico and San Jose is 165.1 miles (265.7 km).

Flight distance from Chico, CA to San Jose, CA is 165.1 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 24 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 22 minutes to travel from Chico to San Jose with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Chico, California to San Jose, California is: 206.37 miles (332.13 km) by car.

Driving from Chico to San Jose will take approximately 03 hours 17 minutes.

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#1 Chico

The most populous city in Butte County, California. It is located in the Sacramento Valley in northern California. Chico is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park and the Chico State University Art Museum.

Population 102867
GPS Coordinates 39°43'43"N 121°50'15"W
Latitude 39.7284900
Longitude -121.8374800
Altitude 60
Country United States
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#2 San Jose

The tenth most populous city in the United States and the center of the San Jose metropolitan area. It is located in the Santa Clara Valley, in California's Silicon Valley. San Jose is a major center for the technology industry.

Population 1013616
GPS Coordinates 37°20'22"N 121°53'42"W
Latitude 37.3393900
Longitude -121.8949600
Altitude 26
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Chico and San Jose

The distance between Chico and San Jose is 332 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 41 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 Chico and San Jose. The current time is 03:03:29.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 52 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 05 hours 09 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 04 hours 07 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 26 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 56 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 45 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 34 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 27.57 liters (7.28 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Chico and San Jose.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Chico to San Jose is $42.44 (diesel $46.74).

California gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $5.83 $6.05 $6.21 $6.42
Total $42.44 $44.02 $45.2 $46.74

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 $5.828 (Diesel $6.419) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 26, 2023.

How did we calculate the distance?

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

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