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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Altenrhein (ACH)

Flight distance from San Francisco to Altenrhein (San Francisco International Airport – St. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport) is 5867 miles / 9443 kilometers / 5099 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 36 minutes.

San Francisco – Altenrhein

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5867
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9443
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5099
Nautical miles

How far is Altenrhein from San Francisco?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5867.487 miles
  • 9442.805 kilometers
  • 5098.707 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
  • 5852.866 miles
  • 9419.274 kilometers
  • 5086.001 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 San Francisco to Altenrhein is 11 hours 36 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Francisco and Altenrhein is 9 hours. Altenrhein is 9 hours ahead of San Francisco.

San Francisco time to Altenrhein time converter

Time in San Francisco: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Altenrhein: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from San Francisco to Altenrhein generates about 699 kg of CO2 per passenger, 699 kilograms is equal to 1 540 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from San Francisco to Altenrhein

Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and St. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport (ACH).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination St. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport
City: Altenrhein
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ACH
ICAO Code: LSZR
Coordinates: 47°29′6″N, 9°33′38″E