# Distance between Reno, NV (RNO) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Reno to San Francisco (Reno–Tahoe International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 192 miles / 309 kilometers / 167 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Reno (RNO) to San Francisco (SFO) is 234 miles / 376 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 22 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Reno to San Francisco.

Shortest flight path between Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

## How far is San Francisco from Reno?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 191.695 miles
• 308.503 kilometers
• 166.578 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
• 191.593 miles
• 308.338 kilometers
• 166.489 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).

## Airport information

A Reno–Tahoe International Airport
City: Reno, NV
Country: United States
IATA Code: RNO
ICAO Code: KRNO
Coordinates: 39°29′56″N, 119°46′4″W

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

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Reno and San Francisco.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (117 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Reno (RNO) → San Francisco (SFO).

Distance:
192
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
192

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