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Elevation from San Diego to Denver

Elevation (ft)02,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,000
Grade %-6-4-20246
Max elevation: 11635 ft / 3546 m
Min elevation: 49 ft / 15 m
Elevation change: 11586 ft / 3531 m
Max grade: 5.1%
Min grade: -5.6%
Steepness score: 80 + 561 + 6522 + 35 = 7198
Distance: 1077.52 mi / 1734.1 km
Travel Time: 15 hours 53 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
It looks like one possible route that might be flatter would be to go through Gallup, but make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from San Diego to Denver. You can also view a 3-D map of San Diego elevation or Denver elevation.

These are some of the possible highways along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between San Diego and Denver.

I-1562 mi / 100 km
I-21555 mi / 89 km
I-15455 mi / 732 km
I-70494 mi / 795 km