How far is San Francisco from Indianapolis?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Indianapolis and San Francisco. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1943.359 miles
- 3127.534 kilometers
- 1688.733 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
- 1938.695 miles
- 3120.028 kilometers
- 1684.680 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 Indianapolis International Airport (IND) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 4 hours 10 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Indianapolis and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind Indianapolis.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 214 kg (473 pounds).
|A||Indianapolis International Airport|
|B||San Francisco International Airport|
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Indianapolis to San Francisco flight path
Shortest flight path between Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Indianapolis (IND) → San Francisco (SFO).