Map of flight path and driving directions from San Francisco to Boise.
Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Boise Airport (BOI).
How far is Boise from San Francisco?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Boise. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 522.175 miles
- 840.359 kilometers
- 453.758 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
- 522.102 miles
- 840.242 kilometers
- 453.694 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
The time difference between San Francisco and Boise is 1 hour. Boise is 1 hour ahead of San Francisco.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 102 kg (225 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Francisco (SFO) → Boise (BOI).