# 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
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
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.

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## 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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