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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Linz (LNZ)

Flight distance from San Francisco to Linz (San Francisco International Airport – Linz Airport) is 5947 miles / 9571 kilometers / 5168 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path from San Francisco to Linz.

Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Linz Airport (LNZ).

How far is Linz from San Francisco?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5947.315 miles
  • 9571.275 kilometers
  • 5168.075 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
  • 5932.457 miles
  • 9547.364 kilometers
  • 5155.164 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).

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 Linz Airport
City: Linz
Country: Austria Flag of Austria
IATA Code: LNZ
ICAO Code: LOWL
Coordinates: 48°13′59″N, 14°11′15″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Francisco and Linz is 8 hours. Linz is 8 hours ahead of San Francisco.

Time Difference

San Francisco, CA

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Linz

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 710 kg (1 564 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Linz (LNZ).

Distance:
5947
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5947

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