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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Milwaukee, WI (MKE)

Distance from San Francisco to Milwaukee (San Francisco International Airport – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport) is 1845 miles / 2969 kilometers / 1603 nautical miles.

How far is Milwaukee from San Francisco?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1845.080 miles
  • 2969.369 kilometers
  • 1603.331 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
  • 1840.729 miles
  • 2962.365 kilometers
  • 1599.549 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 Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) is 3 hours 59 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 203 kg (448 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 Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W

San Francisco to Milwaukee flight path

Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Milwaukee (MKE).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1845

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