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Distance between Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Wilkes-Barre to San Francisco (Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 2477 miles / 3987 kilometers / 2153 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to San Francisco (SFO) is 2822 miles / 4542 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Wilkes-Barre to San Francisco.

Shortest flight path between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

How far is San Francisco from Wilkes-Barre?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2477.204 miles
  • 3986.673 kilometers
  • 2152.631 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
  • 2471.198 miles
  • 3977.008 kilometers
  • 2147.412 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).

Airport information


A Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
City: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVP
ICAO Code: KAVP
Coordinates: 41°20′18″N, 75°43′24″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Wilkes-Barre and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind Wilkes-Barre.

Time Difference

Wilkes-Barre, PA

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San Francisco, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 273 kg (601 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wilkes-Barre (AVP) → San Francisco (SFO).

Distance:
2477
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2477

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