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Raleigh (RDU) - San Francisco (SFO)
Calculations with different methods
- 2399.848 miles
- 3862.181 kilometers
- 2085.411 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
- 2394.322 miles
- 3853.288 kilometers
- 2080.609 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).
Estimated flight time from Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 5 hours 2 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Raleigh and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind Raleigh.
San Francisco, CA
Flight map from Raleigh to San Francisco.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Raleigh (RDU) → San Francisco (SFO).