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Distance between Osaka (KIX) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Osaka to San Francisco (Kansai International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 5413 miles / 8711 kilometers / 4704 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 44 minutes.

Map of flight path from Osaka to San Francisco.

Shortest flight path between Kansai International Airport (KIX) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

How far is San Francisco from Osaka?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5413.003 miles
  • 8711.384 kilometers
  • 4703.771 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
  • 5401.007 miles
  • 8692.078 kilometers
  • 4693.347 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 Kansai International Airport
City: Osaka
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: KIX
ICAO Code: RJBB
Coordinates: 34°25′38″N, 135°14′38″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Osaka and San Francisco is 16 hours. San Francisco is 16 hours behind Osaka.

Time Difference

Osaka

 JST

San Francisco, CA

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 638 kg (1 407 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Osaka (KIX) → San Francisco (SFO).

Distance:
5413
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5413

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