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Distance between Colorado Springs, CO (COS) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Distance from Colorado Springs to San Francisco (Colorado Springs Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 964 miles / 1551 kilometers / 837 nautical miles.

How far is San Francisco from Colorado Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 963.764 miles
  • 1551.027 kilometers
  • 837.488 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
  • 961.482 miles
  • 1547.355 kilometers
  • 835.505 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 Colorado Springs Airport (COS) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Colorado Springs and San Francisco is 1 hour. San Francisco is 1 hour behind Colorado Springs.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (327 pounds).

Airport information


A Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″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

Colorado Springs to San Francisco flight path

Shortest flight path between Colorado Springs Airport (COS) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Colorado Springs (COS) → San Francisco (SFO).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
964

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