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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Kona, HI (KOA)

Distance from San Francisco to Kona (San Francisco International Airport – Kona International Airport) is 2367 miles / 3810 kilometers / 2057 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

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.

Time Difference

San Francisco
Kona

San Francisco, CA

 PST

Kona, HI

 HST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 278 kg (613 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 Kona International Airport
City: Kona, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KOA
ICAO Code: PHKO
Coordinates: 19°44′19″N, 156°2′45″W

Map

San Francisco to Kona flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Kona (KOA).

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Air miles:
2367
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2367

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