How far is San Francisco from Atlanta?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Atlanta and San Francisco. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2138.897 miles
- 3442.220 kilometers
- 1858.650 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
- 2134.238 miles
- 3434.723 kilometers
- 1854.602 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).
Estimated flight time from Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 4 hours 32 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Atlanta and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind Atlanta.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 237 kg (523 pounds).
|A||Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport|
|B||San Francisco International Airport|
|City:||San Francisco, CA|
Atlanta to San Francisco flight path
Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Atlanta (ATL) → San Francisco (SFO).