Map of flight path and driving directions from Albuquerque to San Francisco.
Shortest flight path between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).
How far is San Francisco from Albuquerque?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Albuquerque and San Francisco. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 896.243 miles
- 1442.364 kilometers
- 778.814 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.Haversine formula
- 894.344 miles
- 1439.307 kilometers
- 777.164 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Albuquerque and San Francisco is 1 hour. San Francisco is 1 hour behind Albuquerque.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (316 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Albuquerque (ABQ) → San Francisco (SFO).