# Distance between Oakland, CA (OAK) and Vancouver (YVR)

Flight distance from Oakland to Vancouver (Oakland International Airport – Vancouver International Airport) is 793 miles / 1277 kilometers / 690 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Oakland (OAK) to Vancouver (YVR) is 951 miles / 1530 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Vancouver International Airport (YVR).

## How far is Vancouver from Oakland?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 793.478 miles
• 1276.979 kilometers
• 689.513 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
• 794.133 miles
• 1278.034 kilometers
• 690.083 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 Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
IATA Code: YVR
ICAO Code: CYVR
Coordinates: 49°11′38″N, 123°11′2″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Oakland and Vancouver.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (296 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Oakland (OAK) → Vancouver (YVR).

Distance:
793
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
793

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