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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Salt Lake City, UT (SLC)

Distance from San Francisco to Salt Lake City (San Francisco International Airport – Salt Lake City International Airport) is 599 miles / 964 kilometers / 520 nautical miles.

How far is Salt Lake City from San Francisco?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 598.852 miles
  • 963.758 kilometers
  • 520.388 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
  • 597.705 miles
  • 961.913 kilometers
  • 519.391 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 Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Francisco and Salt Lake City is 1 hour. Salt Lake City is 1 hour ahead of San Francisco.

Time Difference

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San Francisco, CA

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Salt Lake City, UT

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 102 kg (225 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 Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

Map

San Francisco to Salt Lake City flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Salt Lake City (SLC).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
599

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