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Distance between Bangor, ME (BGR) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Bangor to San Francisco (Bangor International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 2783 miles / 4478 kilometers / 2418 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Bangor (BGR) to San Francisco (SFO) is 3346 miles / 5385 kilometers and travel time by car is about 59 hours 35 minutes.

Bangor – San Francisco

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2783
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4478
Kilometers
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2418
Nautical miles

How far is San Francisco from Bangor?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2782.655 miles
  • 4478.249 kilometers
  • 2418.061 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
  • 2775.858 miles
  • 4467.310 kilometers
  • 2412.154 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 Bangor International Airport to San Francisco International Airport is 5 hours 46 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Bangor and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind Bangor.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Bangor to San Francisco generates about 308 kg of CO2 per passenger, 308 kilograms is equal to 680 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bangor to San Francisco

Shortest flight path between Bangor International Airport (BGR) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

Airport information

Origin Bangor International Airport
City: Bangor, ME
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BGR
ICAO Code: KBGR
Coordinates: 44°48′26″N, 68°49′41″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