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Beijing (PEK) - San Francisco (SFO)
Calculations with different methods
- 5913.186 miles
- 9516.350 kilometers
- 5138.418 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
- 5899.349 miles
- 9494.081 kilometers
- 5126.394 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).
Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 11 hours 41 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Beijing and San Francisco is 16 hours. San Francisco is 16 hours behind Beijing.
San Francisco, CA
Flight map from Beijing to San Francisco.
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Beijing (PEK) → San Francisco (SFO).