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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and La Ceiba (LCE)

Flight distance from San Francisco to La Ceiba (San Francisco International Airport – Golosón International Airport) is 2638 miles / 4245 kilometers / 2292 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from San Francisco (SFO) to La Ceiba (LCE) is 3338 miles / 5372 kilometers and travel time by car is about 64 hours 57 minutes.

San Francisco – La Ceiba

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2638
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4245
Kilometers
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2292
Nautical miles

How far is La Ceiba from San Francisco?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2637.953 miles
  • 4245.374 kilometers
  • 2292.319 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
  • 2637.779 miles
  • 4245.094 kilometers
  • 2292.168 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 to La Ceiba is 5 hours 29 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

San Francisco time to La Ceiba time converter

Time in San Francisco: 00:00 ⇆ Time in La Ceiba: 00:00

Current local times

San Francisco, CA

 PDT

La Ceiba

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from San Francisco to La Ceiba generates about 291 kg of CO2 per passenger, 291 kilograms is equal to 642 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Francisco to La Ceiba

Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Golosón International Airport (LCE).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Golosón International Airport
City: La Ceiba
Country: Honduras Flag of Honduras
IATA Code: LCE
ICAO Code: MHLC
Coordinates: 15°44′33″N, 86°51′10″W