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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Amsterdam (AMS)

Distance from San Francisco International Airport to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is 5473 miles / 8808 kilometers / 4756 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5473.194 miles
  • 8808.252 kilometers
  • 4756.076 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
  • 5459.077 miles
  • 8785.533 kilometers
  • 4743.808 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) is 10 hours 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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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 Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
City: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands Flag of Netherlands
IATA Code: AMS
ICAO Code: EHAM
Coordinates: 52°18′30″N, 4°45′50″E

Map

Flight map from San Francisco to Amsterdam.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Amsterdam (AMS).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5473

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