How far is Kona from San Francisco?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Kona. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2367.387 miles
- 3809.939 kilometers
- 2057.203 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
- 2366.209 miles
- 3808.045 kilometers
- 2056.180 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 Kona International Airport (KOA) is 4 hours 58 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Francisco and Kona is 2 hours. Kona is 2 hours behind San Francisco.
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 278 kg (613 pounds).
San Francisco to Kona flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Francisco (SFO) → Kona (KOA).