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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Mexico City (MEX)

Distance from San Francisco to Mexico City (San Francisco International Airport – Mexico City International Airport) is 1881 miles / 3027 kilometers / 1635 nautical miles.

How far is Mexico City from San Francisco?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1881.019 miles
  • 3027.207 kilometers
  • 1634.561 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
  • 1881.776 miles
  • 3028.425 kilometers
  • 1635.219 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 Mexico City International Airport (MEX) is 4 hours 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Francisco and Mexico City is 2 hours. Mexico City is 2 hours ahead of San Francisco.

Time Difference

San Francisco
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San Francisco, CA

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Mexico City

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 217 kg (479 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 Mexico City International Airport
City: Mexico City
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: MEX
ICAO Code: MMMX
Coordinates: 19°26′10″N, 99°4′19″W

Map

San Francisco to Mexico City flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Mexico City (MEX).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1881

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