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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Indianapolis, IN (IND)

Distance from San Francisco to Indianapolis (Indianapolis International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 1943 miles / 3128 kilometers / 1689 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1943.359 miles
  • 3127.534 kilometers
  • 1688.733 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
  • 1938.695 miles
  • 3120.028 kilometers
  • 1684.680 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 Indianapolis International Airport (IND) is 4 hours 10 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 223 kg (492 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 Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W

Map

San Francisco to Indianapolis flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Indianapolis (IND).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1943

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