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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Pocatello, ID (PIH)

Flight distance from San Francisco to Pocatello (San Francisco International Airport – Pocatello Regional Airport) is 632 miles / 1017 kilometers / 549 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Driving distance from San Francisco (SFO) to Pocatello (PIH) is 787 miles / 1267 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 52 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Francisco to Pocatello.

Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Pocatello Regional Airport (PIH).

How far is Pocatello from San Francisco?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 632.103 miles
  • 1017.271 kilometers
  • 549.283 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
  • 631.340 miles
  • 1016.043 kilometers
  • 548.619 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).

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 Pocatello Regional Airport
City: Pocatello, ID
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIH
ICAO Code: KPIH
Coordinates: 42°54′35″N, 112°35′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Francisco and Pocatello is 1 hour. Pocatello is 1 hour ahead of San Francisco.

Time Difference

San Francisco, CA

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Pocatello, ID

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (257 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Pocatello (PIH).

Distance:
632
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
632

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