# How far is Oakland, CA, from Providence, RI?

The distance between Providence (Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport) and Oakland (Oakland International Airport) is 2681 miles / 4315 kilometers / 2330 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Providence (PVD) to Oakland (OAK) is 3077 miles / 4952 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 54 hours 40 minutes.

2681
Miles
4315
Kilometers
2330
Nautical miles
5 h 34 min
296 kg

## Distance from Providence to Oakland

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Providence to Oakland. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2681.046 miles
• 4314.726 kilometers
• 2329.766 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 2674.509 miles
• 4304.205 kilometers
• 2324.085 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Providence to Oakland?

The estimated flight time from Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport to Oakland International Airport is 5 hours and 34 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) and Oakland International Airport (OAK)

On average, flying from Providence to Oakland generates about 296 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 296 kilograms equals 653 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Providence to Oakland

See the map of the shortest flight path between Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) and Oakland International Airport (OAK).

## Airport information

Origin Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″W
Destination Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W