How far is San Francisco from Honolulu?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Honolulu and San Francisco. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2398.479 miles
- 3859.977 kilometers
- 2084.221 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
- 2396.523 miles
- 3856.830 kilometers
- 2082.522 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).
Estimated flight time from Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 5 hours 2 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Honolulu and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours ahead of Honolulu.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 268 kg (590 pounds).
|A||Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport|
|B||San Francisco International Airport|
|City:||San Francisco, CA|
Honolulu to San Francisco flight path
Shortest flight path between Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Honolulu (HNL) → San Francisco (SFO).