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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.

Map of flight path from San Francisco to Altenrhein.

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

How far is Altenrhein from San Francisco?

There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Altenrhein. 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).

Airport information


A 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

B 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

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.

Time Difference

San Francisco, CA

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Altenrhein

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 699 kg (1 540 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Altenrhein (ACH).

Distance:
5867
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5867

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