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Distance between Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Ho Chi Minh City to San Francisco (Tan Son Nhat International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 7838 miles / 12614 kilometers / 6811 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 15 hours 20 minutes.

Ho Chi Minh City – San Francisco

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12614
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6811
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How far is San Francisco from Ho Chi Minh City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7837.843 miles
  • 12613.785 kilometers
  • 6810.899 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
  • 7828.377 miles
  • 12598.551 kilometers
  • 6802.674 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).

How long does it take to fly from Ho Chi Minh City to San Francisco?

Estimated flight time from Tan Son Nhat International Airport to San Francisco International Airport is 15 hours 20 minutes.

What is the time difference between Ho Chi Minh City and San Francisco?

The time difference between Ho Chi Minh City and San Francisco is 14 hours. San Francisco is 14 hours behind Ho Chi Minh City.
Ho Chi Minh City time to San Francisco time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

On average flying from Ho Chi Minh City to San Francisco generates about 975 kg of CO2 per passenger, 975 kilograms is equal to 2 149 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Ho Chi Minh City to San Francisco

Shortest flight path between Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

Airport information

Origin Tan Son Nhat International Airport
City: Ho Chi Minh City
Country: Vietnam Flag of Vietnam
IATA Code: SGN
ICAO Code: VVTS
Coordinates: 10°49′7″N, 106°39′7″E
Destination 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