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Distance between Kansas City, MO (MCI) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Distance from Kansas City International Airport to San Francisco International Airport is 1499 miles / 2412 kilometers / 1302 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1498.816 miles
  • 2412.111 kilometers
  • 1302.436 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
  • 1495.239 miles
  • 2406.354 kilometers
  • 1299.327 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Kansas City International Airport (MCI) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 3 hours 20 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″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

Map

Flight map from Kansas City to San Francisco.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kansas City (MCI) → San Francisco (SFO).

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Air miles:
1499
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1499

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