How far is Kansas City from San Francisco?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Kansas City. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1498.816 miles
- 2412.111 kilometers
- 1302.436 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
- 1495.239 miles
- 2406.354 kilometers
- 1299.327 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 Kansas City International Airport (MCI) is 3 hours 20 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Francisco and Kansas City is 2 hours. Kansas City is 2 hours ahead of San Francisco.
San Francisco, CA
Kansas City, MO
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 pounds).
San Francisco to Kansas City flight path
Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Kansas City International Airport (MCI).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Francisco (SFO) → Kansas City (MCI).