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Distance between Dallas, TX (DFW) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Dallas to San Francisco (Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 1464 miles / 2357 kilometers / 1273 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Dallas (DFW) to San Francisco (SFO) is 1704 miles / 2743 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 38 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dallas to San Francisco.

Shortest flight path between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) 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)
  • 1464.373 miles
  • 2356.680 kilometers
  • 1272.506 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
  • 1461.430 miles
  • 2351.944 kilometers
  • 1269.948 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 Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DFW
ICAO Code: KDFW
Coordinates: 32°53′48″N, 97°2′16″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Dallas and San Francisco is 2 hours. San Francisco is 2 hours behind Dallas.

Time Difference

Dallas, TX

 CDT

San Francisco, CA

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 177 kg (391 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dallas (DFW) → San Francisco (SFO).

Distance:
1464
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1464

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