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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Miami, FL (MIA)

Distance from San Francisco to Miami (Miami International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 2585 miles / 4160 kilometers / 2246 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2585.017 miles
  • 4160.182 kilometers
  • 2246.319 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
  • 2580.995 miles
  • 4153.709 kilometers
  • 2242.823 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Miami International Airport (MIA) is 5 hours 23 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Francisco and Miami is 3 hours. Miami is 3 hours ahead of San Francisco.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 305 kg (672 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 Miami International Airport
City: Miami, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MIA
ICAO Code: KMIA
Coordinates: 25°47′35″N, 80°17′26″W

Map

San Francisco to Miami flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Miami (MIA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2585

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