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Distance between Edmonton (YEG) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Edmonton to San Francisco (Edmonton International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 1163 miles / 1871 kilometers / 1010 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Edmonton (YEG) to San Francisco (SFO) is 1491 miles / 2399 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Edmonton International Airport (YEG) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

How far is San Francisco from Edmonton?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1162.737 miles
  • 1871.243 kilometers
  • 1010.391 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
  • 1162.803 miles
  • 1871.350 kilometers
  • 1010.448 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 Edmonton International Airport
City: Edmonton
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YEG
ICAO Code: CYEG
Coordinates: 53°18′34″N, 113°34′48″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Edmonton and San Francisco is 1 hour. San Francisco is 1 hour behind Edmonton.

Time Difference

Edmonton

 MDT

San Francisco, CA

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (352 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Edmonton (YEG) → San Francisco (SFO).

Distance:
1163
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1163

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