Map of flight path and driving directions from Dallas to San Francisco.
Shortest flight path between Dallas Love Field (DAL) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).
How far is San Francisco from Dallas?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Dallas and San Francisco. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1475.720 miles
- 2374.940 kilometers
- 1282.365 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
- 1472.758 miles
- 2370.174 kilometers
- 1279.792 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Dallas and San Francisco is 2 hours. San Francisco is 2 hours behind Dallas.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 178 kg (392 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Dallas (DAL) → San Francisco (SFO).