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Distance between Seoul (ICN) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Distance from Seoul to San Francisco (Incheon International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 5659 miles / 9107 kilometers / 4918 nautical miles.

How far is San Francisco from Seoul?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5659.129 miles
  • 9107.485 kilometers
  • 4917.648 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
  • 5646.161 miles
  • 9086.616 kilometers
  • 4906.380 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 Incheon International Airport (ICN) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 11 hours 12 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seoul and San Francisco is 17 hours. San Francisco is 17 hours behind Seoul.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 713 kg (1 571 pounds).

Airport information


A Incheon International Airport
City: Seoul
Country: South Korea Flag of South Korea
IATA Code: ICN
ICAO Code: RKSI
Coordinates: 37°27′36″N, 126°26′26″E

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

Map

Seoul to San Francisco flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seoul (ICN) → San Francisco (SFO).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
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