# Distance between San Antonio, TX (SAT) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from San Antonio to San Francisco (San Antonio International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 1482 miles / 2385 kilometers / 1288 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from San Antonio (SAT) to San Francisco (SFO) is 1722 miles / 2771 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Antonio International Airport (SAT) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

## How far is San Francisco from San Antonio?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1482.037 miles
• 2385.107 kilometers
• 1287.855 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
• 1479.844 miles
• 2381.579 kilometers
• 1285.950 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 San Antonio International Airport
City: San Antonio, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: SAT
ICAO Code: KSAT
Coordinates: 29°32′1″N, 98°28′11″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

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (372 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Antonio (SAT) → San Francisco (SFO).

Distance:
1482
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1482

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