Distance from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA

Distance

2,906 mi

Time

2 days 2 hours

Gas Cost

$208 - $404

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There are 2,565.68 miles from New York to San Francisco in west direction and 2,906 miles (4,676.75 kilometers) by car, following the I-80 route.

New York and San Francisco are 2 days 2 hours far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA. The halfway point is Kearney, NE.

Please note the time difference between New York, NY and San Francisco, CA is 3 hours. The current time in New York is 2:39 pm and the current time in San Francisco is 11:39 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 134.51 gallons of gas to cover the route between New York, NY and San Francisco, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from New York to San Francisco is $336.29.

During the route, an average car will release 2,635.40 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between New York, NY and San Francisco, CA

If you want to meet halfway between New York, NY and San Francisco, CA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 40.686119 and -98.98353, or 40º 41' 10.0284" N, 98º 59' 0.708" W. This location is 1,452.75 miles away from New York, NY and San Francisco, CA and it would take approximately 1 day 1 hour to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Kearney, NE, situated 1422.79 miles from New York, NY and 1486.96 miles from San Francisco, CA. It would take 1 day 1 hour to go from New York to Kearney and 1 day 1 hour to go from San Francisco to Kearney.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Salt Lake City, UT, West Valley City, UT, Reno, NV, Roseville, CA, Sacramento, CA, Fairfield, CA, Berkeley, CA, Richmond, CA, Oakland, CA, Omaha, NE and Lincoln, NE.


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From $14

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From $18

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Weather in New York and San Francisco

New York

Rain on Tuesday and next Wednesday, with temperatures peaking at 74°F on Monday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
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8% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 12% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
4 242 degrees 8 230 degrees 6 311 degrees 1 82 degrees 5 186 degrees

San Francisco

Light rain tomorrow, with temperatures rising to 84°F on Tuesday.

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Fog Partly cloudy day Fog Clear day Clear day
67° 53° 66° 55° 67° 55° 70° 51° 73° 55°
25% Rain probability 50% Rain probability 46% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
5 250 degrees 8 231 degrees 8 290 degrees 7 306 degrees 4 329 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between New York, NY and San Francisco, CA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 2,565.68 mi 3.22 km 1.74 nautical mi
Driving distance 2,906 mi 3.22 km 1.74 nautical mi

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