Distance from Boston, MA to San Francisco, CA

Distance

3,099 mi

Time

1 day 21 hours

Gas Cost

$212 - $413

There are 2,695.81 miles from Boston to San Francisco in west direction and 3,098.89 miles by car, following the Calculating route from Boston, MA to San Francisco, CA route.

Boston and San Francisco are 1 day 21 hours far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Boston, MA to San Francisco, CA. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Boston, MA to San Francisco, CA.

Please note the time difference between Boston, MA and San Francisco, CA is 3 hours. The current time in Boston is 9:03 am and the current time in San Francisco is 6:03 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 143.47 gallons of gas to cover the route between Boston, MA and San Francisco, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Boston to San Francisco is 344.32.

During the route, an average car will release 2,810.81 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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From $14

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From $18

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Weather in Boston, MA and San Francisco, CA

Boston, MA

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 72°F on Wednesday.

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Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain
59° 50° 64° 53° 67° 52° 64° 52° 72° 56°
86% 0% 0% 50% 56%
6 337 degrees 4 23 degrees 5 108 degrees 6 113 degrees 2 129 degrees

San Francisco, CA

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 65°F on Thursday.

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May 26
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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
65° 51° 61° 51° 63° 50° 65° 50° 65° 49°
0% 0% 5% 0% 0%
6 249 degrees 7 268 degrees 8 271 degrees 7 247 degrees 8 253 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Boston, MA and San Francisco, CA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 2,695.81 mi 3.22 km 1.74 nautical mi
Driving distance 3,098.89 mi 4.83 km 2.61 nautical mi

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