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Distance between Asheville, NC (AVL) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Distance from Asheville to San Francisco (Asheville Regional Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 2205 miles / 3549 kilometers / 1916 nautical miles.

How far is San Francisco from Asheville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2205.196 miles
  • 3548.919 kilometers
  • 1916.263 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
  • 2200.165 miles
  • 3540.823 kilometers
  • 1911.891 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 Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 4 hours 40 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Asheville and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind Asheville.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 245 kg (540 pounds).

Airport information


A Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

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

Asheville to San Francisco flight path

Shortest flight path between Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Asheville (AVL) → San Francisco (SFO).

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Air miles:
2205
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2205

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