How far is Oakland from San Francisco?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Oakland. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 11.002 miles
- 17.706 kilometers
- 9.561 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
- 10.995 miles
- 17.695 kilometers
- 9.555 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 Oakland International Airport (OAK) is 31 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between San Francisco and Oakland.
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San Francisco to Oakland flight path
Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Oakland International Airport (OAK).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Francisco (SFO) → Oakland (OAK).