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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Distance from San Francisco to Charlotte (Charlotte Douglas International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 2296 miles / 3695 kilometers / 1995 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2296.199 miles
  • 3695.374 kilometers
  • 1995.342 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
  • 2290.981 miles
  • 3686.976 kilometers
  • 1990.808 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is 4 hours 50 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

San Francisco
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Charlotte, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 269 kg (593 pounds).

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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

Map

San Francisco to Charlotte flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Charlotte (CLT).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2296
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2296

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