How far is Amsterdam from San Francisco?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Amsterdam. Here are two common 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 – the shortest distance between two points).
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.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 654 kg (1 442 pounds).
San Francisco to Amsterdam flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Francisco (SFO) → Amsterdam (AMS).