# Distance between Oakland, CA (OAK) and Seattle, WA (SEA)

Flight distance from Oakland to Seattle (Oakland International Airport – Seattle–Tacoma International Airport) is 671 miles / 1081 kilometers / 583 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Oakland (OAK) to Seattle (SEA) is 800 miles / 1288 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 31 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Oakland to Seattle.

Shortest flight path between Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA).

## How far is Seattle from Oakland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Oakland and Seattle. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 671.469 miles
• 1080.625 kilometers
• 583.491 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
• 672.135 miles
• 1081.697 kilometers
• 584.069 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 Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W

B Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Oakland and Seattle.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (268 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Oakland (OAK) → Seattle (SEA).

Distance:
671
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
671

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