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Distance between Miami, FL (MIA) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Distance from Miami International Airport to San Francisco International Airport is 2585 miles / 4160 kilometers / 2246 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2585.017 miles
  • 4160.182 kilometers
  • 2246.319 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
  • 2580.995 miles
  • 4153.709 kilometers
  • 2242.823 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 Miami International Airport (MIA) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 5 hours 23 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Miami and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind Miami.

Time Difference

Miami
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Miami, FL

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San Francisco, CA

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Airport information


A Miami International Airport
City: Miami, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MIA
ICAO Code: KMIA
Coordinates: 25°47′35″N, 80°17′26″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 Miami to San Francisco.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Miami (MIA) → San Francisco (SFO).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2585

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