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Distance between Auckland (AKL) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Distance from Auckland to San Francisco (Auckland Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 6516 miles / 10487 kilometers / 5663 nautical miles.

How far is San Francisco from Auckland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Auckland and San Francisco. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6516.311 miles
  • 10486.986 kilometers
  • 5662.520 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
  • 6529.972 miles
  • 10508.971 kilometers
  • 5674.390 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 Auckland Airport (AKL) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 12 hours 50 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Auckland and San Francisco is 21 hours. San Francisco is 21 hours behind Auckland.

Time Difference

Auckland
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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 796 kg (1 756 pounds).

Airport information


A Auckland Airport
City: Auckland
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: AKL
ICAO Code: NZAA
Coordinates: 37°0′29″S, 174°47′31″E

B 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

Map

Auckland to San Francisco flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Auckland (AKL) → San Francisco (SFO).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6516

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