How far is San Francisco from Pittsburgh?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Pittsburgh and San Francisco. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2253.731 miles
- 3627.029 kilometers
- 1958.439 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
- 2248.293 miles
- 3618.278 kilometers
- 1953.714 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).
Estimated flight time from Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 4 hours 46 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Pittsburgh and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind Pittsburgh.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 251 kg (552 pounds).
Pittsburgh to San Francisco flight path
Shortest flight path between Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Pittsburgh (PIT) → San Francisco (SFO).