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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Burbank, CA (BUR)

Flight distance from San Francisco to Burbank (San Francisco International Airport – Hollywood Burbank Airport) is 326 miles / 525 kilometers / 283 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 7 minutes.

Driving distance from San Francisco (SFO) to Burbank (BUR) is 362 miles / 583 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Francisco to Burbank.

Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR).

How far is Burbank from San Francisco?

There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Burbank. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 325.940 miles
  • 524.549 kilometers
  • 283.234 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
  • 325.953 miles
  • 524.570 kilometers
  • 283.245 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 Hollywood Burbank Airport
City: Burbank, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUR
ICAO Code: KBUR
Coordinates: 34°12′2″N, 118°21′32″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between San Francisco and Burbank.

Time Difference

San Francisco, CA

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Burbank, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 71 kg (156 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Burbank (BUR).

Distance:
326
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
326

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