Distance from San Francisco to Los Angeles (United States)

The distance between San Francisco, California and Los Angeles, California is 559 kilometers (347 miles)

Country: United States

Region: California

City: San Francisco

Country: United States

Region: California

City: Los Angeles

Travel time

Mode Estimated time
Bicycle 1-2 days
Motorcycle 18-20 hours
Car 12-14 hours
Helicopter 2-3 hours
Airplane 45-60 minutes
Speed Time
30 km/h
60 km/h
90 km/h
120 km/h

San Francisco, United States

Local time:

Coordinates: 37.7749° N 122.4194° W

Nearby airports:
  • Alameda Naval Air Station (NGZ)
  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
  • Oakland International Airport (OAK)
  • San Rafael Airport (SRF)
  • Hayward Executive Airport (HWD)

Los Angeles, United States

Local time:

Coordinates: 34.0522° N 118.2437° W

Nearby airports:
  • Jack Northrop Field Hawthorne Municipal Airport (HHR)
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
  • Santa Monica Municipal Airport (SMO)
  • San Gabriel Valley Airport (EMT)
  • Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR)

Other distances from Los Angeles

Distances between cities Kilometers
From Los Angeles to New York City 3,944 km
From Los Angeles to Chicago 2,807 km
From Los Angeles to Houston 2,211 km
From Los Angeles to Philadelphia 3,852 km
From Los Angeles to Phoenix 575 km

Cities within similar distances

The following list contains the cities of United States that are at equal or similar distances as between San Francisco and Los Angeles.

From To Distance (kilometers)
Chicago, United States Saint Paul, United States 559 km
Columbus, United States Charlotte, United States 559 km
Guadalajara, Mexico Acapulco de Juárez, Mexico 560 km
Campo Grande, Brazil Cuiabá, Brazil 558 km
São José dos Campos, Brazil Florianópolis, Brazil 558 km
Phoenix, United States Paso del Norte, Mexico 561 km
Austin, United States San Nicolás de los Garza, Mexico 561 km
Phoenix, United States El Paso, United States 557 km
Toronto, Canada The Bronx, United States 556 km
San Pedro Sula, Honduras Tuxtla, Mexico 562 km
Warsaw, Poland Vienna, Austria 556 km
New York City, United States Toronto, Canada 556 km
London, United Kingdom Glasgow, United Kingdom 556 km
Puebla, Mexico Tlaquepaque, Mexico 562 km
Mesa, United States Santa Ana, United States 562 km
Philadelphia, United States Raleigh, United States 556 km
Cali, Colombia Bucaramanga, Colombia 555 km
Puebla, Mexico Tonalá, Mexico 555 km

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