If you are actually flying from Miami, United States to San Francisco, CA, United States or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Miami and San Francisco, CA, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Miami San Francisco, CA

Flight time from Miami to San Francisco, CA is 6 hours 24 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from MIA to SFO is 6 hours 24 minutes (Operated by American Airlines)

How long does it take to fly from Miami to San Francisco, CA?

Non-stop flight time from Miami to San Francisco, CA is around 6 hours 30 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between Miami and San Francisco, CA takes close to 8 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 20 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from Miami to San Francisco, CA.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Miami - San Francisco, CA flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 31 mins to 13 hrs .

The nearest airport to Miami, is Miami International Airport (MIA) and the nearest airport to San Francisco, CA, is San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

Find flights from Miami to cities and airports near San Francisco, CA

Distance from Miami to San Francisco, CA is approximately 4160 kilometers.

Flights from Miami to San Francisco, CA • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Miami arrive at San Francisco International Airport, the major airport in San Francisco, CA

American Airlines
MIA ➝ SFO
6 hrs 24 mins
Non-Stop

Flight time from Miami to San Francisco, CA via Los Angeles • MIA to SFO via LAX

Flight duration from Miami International Airport to San Francisco International Airport via Los Angeles International Airport, United States on American Airlines flight is 9 hours 54 minutes

American Airlines
MIA ➝ LAX ➝ SFO
Total flight duration
9 hours 54 minutes
MIA to LAX → 5 hours 57 minutes
LAX Stop 2 hours 33 minutes
LAX to SFO → 1 hour 24 minutes

Flight time from Miami to San Francisco, CA via Chicago, Il • MIA to SFO via ORD

Flight duration from Miami International Airport to San Francisco International Airport via Chicago O'hare International Airport, United States on United Airlines flight is 11 hours 53 minutes

United Airlines
MIA ➝ ORD ➝ SFO
Total flight duration
11 hours 53 minutes
MIA to ORD → 3 hours 25 minutes
ORD Stop 3 hours 40 minutes
ORD to SFO → 4 hours 48 minutes

Flight time from Miami, United States to airports near San Francisco, CA, United States

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Miami International Airport, Miami to airports nearest to San Francisco, CA is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
MIA - SMF Sacramento, CA, Sacramento International Airport 8 hrs 29 mins1 Stop
MIA - SJC San Jose, Mineta San Jose International Airport 8 hrs 32 mins1 Stop
MIA - RNO Reno, NV, Reno-Tahoe International Airport 8 hrs 9 mins1 Stop
MIA - OAK Oakland, Oakland International Airport 9 hrs 4 mins1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Miami and San Francisco, CA

Miami time is 3 hours ahead of San Francisco, CA

Current time in Miami, United States : Sun, 14 Feb, 2016, 04:04 PM,
Miami Timezone: EST (-05:00)

Current time in San Francisco, CA, United States :, Sun, 14 Feb, 2016, 01:04 PM -08:00,
San Francisco, CA Timezone: PST (-08:00)

MIA to SFO Flight - Miami Airport to San Francisco, CA Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Miami Airport & San Francisco, CA Airport is given below. Click the map to view Miami to San Francisco, CA flight path and travel direction.

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