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Distance between Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Albuquerque to San Francisco (Albuquerque International Sunport – San Francisco International Airport) is 896 miles / 1442 kilometers / 779 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Albuquerque (ABQ) to San Francisco (SFO) is 1082 miles / 1741 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 25 minutes.

Albuquerque – San Francisco

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896
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1442
Kilometers
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779
Nautical miles

How far is San Francisco from Albuquerque?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Albuquerque International Sunport to San Francisco International Airport is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Albuquerque and San Francisco is 1 hour. San Francisco is 1 hour behind Albuquerque.
Albuquerque time to San Francisco time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Albuquerque to San Francisco generates about 143 kg of CO2 per passenger, 143 kilograms is equal to 316 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W
Destination San Francisco International Airport
City: San Francisco, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SFO
ICAO Code: KSFO
Coordinates: 37°37′8″N, 122°22′30″W

Airlines flying from Albuquerque (ABQ) to San Francisco (SFO)

United Airlines