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Distance between Vancouver (YVR) and Oakland, CA (OAK)

Flight distance from Vancouver to Oakland (Vancouver International Airport – Oakland International Airport) is 793 miles / 1277 kilometers / 690 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Vancouver (YVR) to Oakland (OAK) is 947 miles / 1524 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 21 minutes.

Vancouver – Oakland

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793
Miles
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1277
Kilometers
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690
Nautical miles

How far is Oakland from Vancouver?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 793.478 miles
  • 1276.979 kilometers
  • 689.513 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
  • 794.133 miles
  • 1278.034 kilometers
  • 690.083 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 Vancouver to Oakland?

Estimated flight time from Vancouver International Airport to Oakland International Airport is 2 hours 0 minutes.

What is the time difference between Vancouver and Oakland?

There is no time difference between Vancouver and Oakland.

Flight carbon footprint between Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Oakland International Airport (OAK)

On average flying from Vancouver to Oakland generates about 134 kg of CO2 per passenger, 134 kilograms is equal to 296 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Vancouver to Oakland

Shortest flight path between Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Oakland International Airport (OAK).

Airport information

Origin Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YVR
ICAO Code: CYVR
Coordinates: 49°11′38″N, 123°11′2″W
Destination Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W