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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Denver, CO (DEN)

Distance from San Francisco to Denver (San Francisco International Airport – Denver International Airport) is 967 miles / 1556 kilometers / 840 nautical miles.

How far is Denver from San Francisco?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 967.097 miles
  • 1556.392 kilometers
  • 840.384 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
  • 964.851 miles
  • 1552.777 kilometers
  • 838.432 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Denver International Airport (DEN) is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Francisco and Denver is 1 hour. Denver is 1 hour ahead of San Francisco.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (303 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 Denver International Airport
City: Denver, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DEN
ICAO Code: KDEN
Coordinates: 39°51′42″N, 104°40′22″W

Map

San Francisco to Denver flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Denver (DEN).

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Air miles:
967
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
967

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