# Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Charlottesville, VA (CHO)

Flight distance from San Francisco to Charlottesville (San Francisco International Airport – Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport) is 2378 miles / 3828 kilometers / 2067 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from San Francisco (SFO) to Charlottesville (CHO) is 2824 miles / 4544 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport (CHO).

## How far is Charlottesville from San Francisco?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2378.368 miles
• 3827.612 kilometers
• 2066.745 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
• 2372.716 miles
• 3818.516 kilometers
• 2061.834 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
IATA Code: SFO
ICAO Code: KSFO
Coordinates: 37°37′8″N, 122°22′30″W

B Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport
City: Charlottesville, VA
Country: United States
IATA Code: CHO
ICAO Code: KCHO
Coordinates: 38°8′18″N, 78°27′10″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Francisco and Charlottesville is 3 hours. Charlottesville is 3 hours ahead of San Francisco.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 261 kg (575 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Charlottesville (CHO).

Distance:
2378
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2378

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