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Distance between Boise, ID (BOI) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Boise to San Francisco (Boise Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 522 miles / 840 kilometers / 454 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Boise (BOI) to San Francisco (SFO) is 651 miles / 1047 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 42 minutes.

Boise – San Francisco

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522
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840
Kilometers
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454
Nautical miles

How far is San Francisco from Boise?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 522.175 miles
  • 840.359 kilometers
  • 453.758 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
  • 522.102 miles
  • 840.242 kilometers
  • 453.694 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 Boise Airport to San Francisco International Airport is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Boise and San Francisco is 1 hour. San Francisco is 1 hour behind Boise.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Boise to San Francisco generates about 102 kg of CO2 per passenger, 102 kilograms is equal to 225 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

Shortest flight path between Boise Airport (BOI) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

Airport information

Origin Boise Airport
City: Boise, ID
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BOI
ICAO Code: KBOI
Coordinates: 43°33′51″N, 116°13′22″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

Airlines flying from Boise (BOI) to San Francisco (SFO)

United Airlines