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Distance between Puerto Vallarta (PVR) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Distance from Puerto Vallarta to San Francisco (Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 1554 miles / 2501 kilometers / 1351 nautical miles.

How far is San Francisco from Puerto Vallarta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Puerto Vallarta and San Francisco. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1554.175 miles
  • 2501.202 kilometers
  • 1350.541 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
  • 1555.668 miles
  • 2503.605 kilometers
  • 1351.838 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 3 hours 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Puerto Vallarta and San Francisco is 2 hours. San Francisco is 2 hours behind Puerto Vallarta.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (375 pounds).

Airport information


A Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport
City: Puerto Vallarta
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: PVR
ICAO Code: MMPR
Coordinates: 20°40′48″N, 105°15′14″W

B San Francisco International Airport
City: San Francisco, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SFO
ICAO Code: KSFO
Coordinates: 37°37′8″N, 122°22′30″W

Puerto Vallarta to San Francisco flight path

Shortest flight path between Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Puerto Vallarta (PVR) → San Francisco (SFO).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1554

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