Distance from San Francisco, CA to Seattle, WA

Distance

808 mi

Time

12 hours 35 mins

Gas Cost

$73 - $141

There are 679.29 miles from San Francisco to Seattle in north direction and 808 miles (1,300.35 kilometers) by car, following the I-5 N route.

San Francisco and Seattle are 12 hours 35 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop .

This is the fastest route from San Francisco, CA to Seattle, WA. The halfway point is Wolf Creek, OR.

San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA are in the same time zone (PDT). Current time in both locations is 1:22 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of MPG will need 32.43 gallons of gas to cover the route between San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from San Francisco to Seattle is $102.17.

During the route, an average car will release 635.46 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 0.79 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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Halfway Point Between San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA

If you want to meet halfway between San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 42.603325 and -123.359932, or 42º 36' 11.97" N, 123º 21' 35.7552" W. This location is 403.81 miles away from San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA and it would take approximately 6 hours 17 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Wolf Creek, OR, situated 410 miles from San Francisco, CA and 398 miles from Seattle, WA. It would take 6 hours 19 mins to go from San Francisco to Wolf Creek and 6 hours 19 mins to go from Seattle to Wolf Creek.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Fairfield, CA,Vallejo, CA,Renton, WA,Kent, WA,Oakland, CA,Berkeley, CA,Richmond, CA,Tacoma, WA,Portland, OR,Vancouver, WA,Salem, OR, and Eugene, OR.


Weather in San Francisco and Seattle

Compare the weather today and the next four days in San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA:

San Francisco

No precipitation throughout the week.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
68° 56° 68° 56° 67° 54° 67° 55° 67° 56°
6% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 3% Rain probability 4% Rain probability 3% Rain probability
7 246 degrees 8 240 degrees 8 240 degrees 9 242 degrees 8 242 degrees

Seattle

Possible light rain on Sunday.

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Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day Partly cloudy day Rain
85° 59° 87° 60° 87° 61° 87° 62° 77° 66°
0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 2% Rain probability 5% Rain probability 50% Rain probability
4 3 degrees 5 2 degrees 6 1 degrees 4 357 degrees 3 346 degrees

Lowest Price Rental Cars in San Francisco, CA

Planning on renting a car to go from San Francisco, CA to Seattle, WA? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near San Francisco, CA:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 679.29 mi 1,093.21 km 590.29 nautical mi
Driving distance 808 mi 1,299.75 km 701.81 nautical mi

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