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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Puerto Vallarta (PVR)

Distance from San Francisco to Puerto Vallarta (San Francisco International Airport – Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport) is 1554 miles / 2501 kilometers / 1351 nautical miles.

How far is Puerto Vallarta from San Francisco?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1554.175 miles
  • 2501.202 kilometers
  • 1350.541 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
  • 1555.668 miles
  • 2503.605 kilometers
  • 1351.838 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 Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) is 3 hours 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

San Francisco
Puerto Vallarta

San Francisco, CA

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Puerto Vallarta

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (375 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 Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport
City: Puerto Vallarta
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: PVR
ICAO Code: MMPR
Coordinates: 20°40′48″N, 105°15′14″W

Map

San Francisco to Puerto Vallarta flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Puerto Vallarta (PVR).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1554

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