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Distance between Tucson, AZ (TUS) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Tucson to San Francisco (Tucson International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 751 miles / 1209 kilometers / 653 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Tucson (TUS) to San Francisco (SFO) is 866 miles / 1394 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 53 minutes.

Tucson – San Francisco

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751
Miles
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1209
Kilometers
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653
Nautical miles

How far is San Francisco from Tucson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 751.432 miles
  • 1209.313 kilometers
  • 652.977 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
  • 750.639 miles
  • 1208.036 kilometers
  • 652.287 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 Tucson to San Francisco?

Estimated flight time from Tucson International Airport to San Francisco International Airport is 1 hour 55 minutes.

What is the time difference between Tucson and San Francisco?

There is no time difference between Tucson and San Francisco.

Flight carbon footprint between Tucson International Airport (TUS) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

On average flying from Tucson to San Francisco generates about 130 kg of CO2 per passenger, 130 kilograms is equal to 287 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Tucson to San Francisco

Shortest flight path between Tucson International Airport (TUS) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

Airport information

Origin Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W
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

Airlines flying from Tucson (TUS) to San Francisco (SFO)

United Airlines