How far is Paris from San Francisco?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Paris. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5583.005 miles
- 8984.976 kilometers
- 4851.499 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
- 5568.867 miles
- 8962.223 kilometers
- 4839.213 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 Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) is 11 hours 4 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Francisco and Paris is 8 hours. Paris is 8 hours ahead of San Francisco.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 669 kg (1 475 pounds).
San Francisco to Paris flight path
Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Francisco (SFO) → Paris (CDG).