Map of flight path and driving directions from San Francisco to Arcata.
Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Arcata–Eureka Airport (ACV).
How far is Arcata from San Francisco?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Arcata. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 249.658 miles
- 401.785 kilometers
- 216.947 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
- 249.910 miles
- 402.191 kilometers
- 217.166 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between San Francisco and Arcata.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (136 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Francisco (SFO) → Arcata (ACV).