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Distance between Denver, CO (DEN) and Oakland, CA (OAK)

Flight distance from Denver to Oakland (Denver International Airport – Oakland International Airport) is 957 miles / 1540 kilometers / 832 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Denver (DEN) to Oakland (OAK) is 1277 miles / 2055 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Denver to Oakland.

Shortest flight path between Denver International Airport (DEN) and Oakland International Airport (OAK).

How far is Oakland from Denver?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Denver and Oakland. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 957.157 miles
  • 1540.396 kilometers
  • 831.747 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
  • 954.924 miles
  • 1536.802 kilometers
  • 829.806 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 Denver International Airport
City: Denver, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DEN
ICAO Code: KDEN
Coordinates: 39°51′42″N, 104°40′22″W

B Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Denver and Oakland is 1 hour. Oakland is 1 hour behind Denver.

Time Difference

Denver, CO

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Oakland, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (326 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Denver (DEN) → Oakland (OAK).

Distance:
957
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
957

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