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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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W

B Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
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.

Time Difference

Oakland, CA

 PST

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

Round trip?